Begun Center’s Daniel Flannery writes about Ohio’s juvenile justice system

Daniel J. Flannery Headshot

Daniel J. Flannery, the Semi J. and Ruth W. Begun Professor and director of the Begun Center for Violence Prevention Research and Education, co-wrote an op-ed regarding policies he said have failed and undermined Ohio’s juvenile justice system, making communities less safe.

Titled “Mandatory bindover – unfairly turning children into adults,” Flannery’s piece appeared on in June.

“Proposed House Bill 500 would move Ohio towards a fairer system, requiring this critical decision be made through an informed and individualized process, rather than a blanket rule,” he wrote. 

Read the article

This story appeared in The Daily on July 8, 2022.