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General News    H3'ed 7/12/15

Youth Jailed at Age 16 for Years with No Trial, Kills Self--Did D.A. Kill Kalief Browder?

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Sixteen-year-old Kalief Browder spent three years in jail without a trial before the charges were dropped--including more than two years in solitary. His experience left him a broken young man. Before he killed himself, he attempted to expose how authorities employed extraordinary pressure to compel confessions of guilt.
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