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Mississippi Prodded to Improve Juvenile Facilities

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Mississippi Prodded to Improve Juvenile Facilities

Mississippi Prodded to Improve Juvenile Facilities

Mississippi Prodded to Improve Juvenile Facilities

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NPR's Debbie Elliott reports on the abuse and inhumane conditions federal investigators found at two facilities where Mississippi places juveniles. State officials now must show improvement or face a lawsuit from the federal government.