Aug 7

New York Times Quotes CCLP Deputy Director in Coverage of Treatment of Migrant Youth in Custody

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As part of a series covering the experience of migrant youth in detention facilities throughout the country, the New York Times interviewed CCLP’s Jason Szanyi. An August 4 article cited the use of restraint chairs and spit masks on young people, which staff claimed were necessary. In the article, Jason noted that these abusive practices are “not something that has any place at all” in a facility for young people. Read the article here.