ACLU South Carolina is dedicated to preserving the civil liberties enshrined in the U.S. Constitution and Bill of Rights.
The Raise the Age SC Coalition supports significant reforms to SC’s juvenile justice system in order to create an evidence-informed, community-based, and developmentally appropriate system that can serve justice-involved youth under 18.
Bill Number: S 916 - WIN!
Type of Reform
Raise the Age Reform - Returned 17 year olds (violent those charged with Class A-D felonies) to the juvenile justice system; effective July 1, 2019, contingent on funding.