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My Time in Juvenile Detention

There are better places for troubled teens to thrive

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I was first sent to the juvenile detention center for stealing my mom’s car when I was fifteen. I would go on back for four more stays after the first. Here is my story about my stay in the detention centers, rehab, group homes, and foster care.




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