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The Mississippi Commission of Children Justice met in Hattiesburg

The Mississippi Commission on Children's Justice held a public hearing in Hattiesburg at the USM Trent Lott Center on Friday.

Justices across the state have been meeting to figure out ways to improve and better serve youth who comes through the court systems in Mississippi. Supreme Court Justice Randy Pierce said it's important to get a handle on it now because children are our greatest resource.

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