Murder Of Teen Sheds Light On World Of Street Youth05:38

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In Washington state, an upcoming murder trial involving street youth in Olympia is scheduled to begin.

The case has revealed a street culture where adults and teenagers live by their own rules – sometimes with tragic consequences. It is reminiscent of the dystopia imagined in "Lord of the Flies."

From the Here & Now Contributors Network, Austin Jenkins of the Northwest News Network reports.


This segment aired on November 7, 2013.

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