"As a result of today's decision, more people will be able to fully rejoin their communities and stand alongside their neighbors at the voting booth," said Judith Browne Dianis, co-director of the Advancement Project.
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"When a society starts to treat children as criminals, it has become morally bankrupt, and I think that's really kind of where we are," Ms. Dianis said.
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