The Plantation Key jail, where a teen panicked as he was strapped down into a restraint chair.
The Plantation Key jail, where a teen panicked as he was strapped down into a restraint chair. Kevin Wadlow Florida Keys Keynoter
The Plantation Key jail, where a teen panicked as he was strapped down into a restraint chair. Kevin Wadlow Florida Keys Keynoter

Teen was arrested and strapped in a ‘barbaric-looking’ chair — even though it’s banned

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  • Public officials react to conditions of Broward Regional Juvenile Detention Center

    State Sen. Perry Thurston Jr. and Gordon Weekes, who is in charge of the juvenile division of the Broward Public Defender’s Office, react to the conditions inside Broward Regional Juvenile Detention Center on Friday, Nov. 3, 2017.