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Editorial | Island Voices

Column: We can do better: lessons from arrest of a 10-year old girl

  • Kimo Cashman

    Kimo Cashman

  • Jaquelyn Chappel

    Jaquelyn Chappel

  • Colleen Rost-Banik

    Colleen Rost-Banik

In January 2020, a 10-year-old African-American girl with ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) was arrested at Honowai Elementary School after drawing a threatening picture. As researchers and practitioners in education, mental health and criminology, we have grave concerns over the mishandling of the situation and call for schools and law enforcement to do better. Read more

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