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Oregon’s high suicide rates

Breaking the Silence: Facts about Oregon’s high suicide rates and help for those in crisis (Oregonian, 4/8/2019)

Suicide rates in the mountain West are sky-high; now researchers are asking why (Oregonian, 4/6/2019)

Breaking the Silence: Rural areas have higher suicide rates (Malheur Enterprise, 4/7/2019)

Suicide deaths by county, Oregon (serial) Oregon Health Authority, Public Health Division

Suicide (serial) Oregon Health Authority, Public Health Division

Vaccination exemptions in Oregon

95% of Oregon parents who exempt kids from vaccinations use do-it-yourself option, new data shows (Oregonian, 4/5/19)

Kindergarten nonmedical immunization exemptions (annual) Oregon Health Authority, Public Health Division

Kindergarten nonmedical immunization exemptions (annual) Oregon Immunization Program

Oregon school immunization law summary [PDF] (2018) Oregon Immunization Program

Juvenile justice legislative measures

Oregon Lawmakers Considering New Leniency For Juvenile Inmates (OPB, 3/28/2019)

Lawmakers consider leniency bills for juveniles convicted of Measure 11 crimes (KATU, 3/28/2019)

Youth and measure 11 in Oregon (2018) Oregon Council on Civil Rights

Offenders with Measure 11 convictions under age of 18 on date of crime (monthly) Oregon Department of Corrections