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July 15, 2017

McGovern: Statutory status called into question

Bob McGovern, Boston Herald

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Ending Solitary Confinement|Juvenile and Criminal Justice

July 12, 2017

Gov. Scott Walker's administration will not appeal Lincoln Hills order on teen inmates

Patrick Marley, Stevens Point Journal

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Ending Solitary Confinement|Juvenile and Criminal Justice

July 10, 2017

Wisconsin Files Plans To Reduce Solitary Confinement At Youth Prisons

Rob Ferrett and Haleema Shah, Central Time on WPR

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June 27, 2017

Pennsylvania’s Highest Court Strikes Blow to Sentencing Kids to Life in Prison

Yesterday, Pennsylvania’s Supreme Court unanimously ruled that before youth can be sentenced to life without parole, the state bears a high burden of establishing they are permanently incorrigible.

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June 23, 2017

Wisconsin Federal Court Finds Conditions of Confinement for Youth at Lincoln Hills and Copper Lake Schools Unconstitutional

oday, Western District Judge Peterson found that the use of solitary confinement, pepper spray and restraints at two juvenile facilities in Wisconsin violate youths’ constitutional rights under the Fourteenth Amendment.

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June 01, 2017

Pennsylvania Advocates to Represent U.S. at World Congress on Family Law and Children’s Rights in Dublin

Juvenile Law Center’s Susan Vivian Mangold and Marsha Levick, two of America’s top children’s law experts, will be sharing their experiences, insights and lessons learned with advocates and academics from around the world at the 7th World Congress on Family Law and Children’s Rights, taking place June 4-7 in Dublin.

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