Saturday, January 01, 2005

Scotsman, a European newspaper, has reported that a 14 year old boy died in a Florida detention center only hours after entering it last week

Martin Lee Anderson died in a Tallahassee camp and now state Rep. Gustavo "Gus" Barreiro (R, Miami) has requested the camps be shut down. The paper reports that, "In the past few years, similar American-run camps in Costa Rica, Mexico, the Caribbean and the Czech Republic have been closed after allegations of abuse." To learn more about deaths of kids in Florida detention centers visit Justice4Kids--"Watchdog of the Florida Dept. of Juvenile Justice." Scotsman ...Justice4Kids