Description:Juvenile drug offenders are more likely to re-offend after detention than after rehab. Is the punitive nature of the War on Drugs costing kids their second chance?
In Marisa's case, a minor drug conviction she never thought would be an issue came back to haunt her. Because her mother had no idea about her infraction, she didn't check a box on her daughter's aid paperwork -- and as a result, Marisa could not get any money for school.(5:29)