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A South Carolina police chief says he will not release the name of an officer who fatally shot a 19-year-old man in a Hardee's parking lot, insisting the officer acted in self-defense. (FILE PHOTO. credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Video Captures Teens Assaulting Man, Carrying Baseball Bats At Juvenile Center Where More Than 30 Escaped This Week

A violent disturbance broke out involving more than 20 teens at the same Nashville juvenile detention center where more than 30 escaped earlier this week.

09/04/2014

File photo of empty courtroom. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

DOJ: Mississippi City Officials Operating ‘School-To Prison Pipeline’

Officials in east Mississippi operate a “school-to-prison pipeline” that incarcerates students for disciplinary infractions as minor as dress code violations with a policy that affects mostly black and disabled children, the U.S. Justice Department said Friday.

08/14/2012