Sun Sentinel, File
August 22, 2012
Tiffany Smith, 15, watches an arraignment from the front of courtroom 343 at the Broward Courthouse, while sitting next to Judge Stanton S. Kaplan. Smith attends Ft. Lauderdale High School and is part of the Broward Public Defender's Office Youth Summer Justice Program. The program last two weeks and each student gets an inside look at the criminal justice system as they tag along with assistant public defenders for depositions, sit in on trials, and gain an understanding of the juvenile, mental-health and drug courts.