Cheryl Corley Cheryl Corley is a Chicago-based NPR correspondent who works for the National Desk. She primarily covers criminal justice issues as well as breaking news in the Midwest and across the country.
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More than 40 states currently have a felony murder law, which juvenile justice advocates believe unfairly impacts young people. Some lawmakers in states such as Illinois and California have sought to enact reform. Eric Risberg/AP hide caption

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Juvenile Justice Groups Say Felony Murder Charges Harm Children, Young Adults

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Kenosha County, Wis., law enforcement officials discovered 31,000 THC-filled cartridges in a condo. Courtesy of the Kenosha County Sheriff's Department hide caption

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Wisconsin Woman And Her Sons Charged With Running Illegal Vaping Operation

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Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg (center), head of Big City Mayors, discusses the homeless problem after the group met with California Gov. Gavin Newsom in March. Steinberg says it's time for any adversarial relationship between cities and the Trump administration to end. Rich Pedroncelli/AP hide caption

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The Ongoing Clash Between Trump And Big Cities

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Crime Stoppers lets people call in anonymous tips to its programs across the United States. Andrew Francis Wallace/Toronto Star via Getty Images hide caption

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Do Cash Rewards For Crime Tips Work?

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Crime Victims' Families Offer Rewards For Information

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FBI, Local Police Arrest Dozens Of People In Effort To Avert Potential Mass Shootings

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Mississippi River floodwaters inundate the pavilion and a play area at Harriet Island in St. Paul, Minn., this past March. Jim Mone/AP hide caption

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Wet, Wild And High: Lakes And Rivers Wreak Havoc Across Midwest, South

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The Fayette County school system runs regular classes for the young people incarcerated at the Fayette Regional Juvenile Detention Center in Lexington, Ky. Cheryl Corley/NPR hide caption

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Running Away Or Skipping School Could Get A Kid Locked Up. Now That's Changing

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Kentucky's Turnaround On Prosecuting Minors For 'Status Offenses' Like Truancy

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A Doggone Good Celebration: Shelter Dogs Graduate Cook County Jail Training Program

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Historic Former Publisher Of Ebony And Jet Magazines Files For Bankruptcy

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Chicago Voters Elect Their First African-American Female Mayor

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News Brief: FAA Head On Capitol Hill, Jussie Smollett

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