Juvenile Law Center

November 29, 2017
We Can, Should Hold Kids on Probation Accountable in Developmentally Appropriate Way

Marie N. Williams, Juvenile Justice Information Exchange

November 28, 2017
Amid Attacks, Teachers Weigh Their Safety Against Student Privacy

Rebecca Beitsch, Huffington Post

November 27, 2017
Cyntoia Brown's case back in the spotlight after Rihanna, Kim Kardashian West speak out

Kaelyn Forde, ABC News

November 25, 2017
32 Ways to Be Good in Philly

Julie Zeglen, Philadelphia Magazine

November 21, 2017
In Many Localities, Parents Must Pay When Their Children With Disabilities End Up in Jail


November 20, 2017
Justice at Last for the Youngest Inmates?

The Editorial Board, New York Times

October 31, 2017
Why Did PA Sentence Children To Die, And What's Happened To Them Since SCOTUS Stepped In?

David Harris, Criminal (In)Justice Podcase, 90.5 WESA Pittsburgh

October 29, 2017
Wisconsin juvenile prisons struggle to change course

Scott Bauer, AP, The Pueblo Chieftain

October 28, 2017
Arrest of 12-year-old on manslaughter charges highlights challenges in cases of kids

Tessa Duvall, jacksonville.com

October 27, 2017
Good Law, Bad Law Podcast: Mandatory Life Sentences for Juveniles w/ Brooke McCarthy

Aaron Freiwald, Good Law, Bad Law Podcast

October 26, 2017
Time Spent in Solitary Confinement Drops Dramatically in Illinois Youth Facilities

Duaa Eldeib, ProPublica

October 26, 2017
Time spent in solitary confinement drops dramatically in Illinois youth facilities

Duaa Eldeib, Pro Publica, ABA Journal

October 20, 2017
Juvenile prison employees described chaotic environment

Scott Bauer, AP, www.sfgate.com

October 18, 2017
From Detention to Graduation: Examining Role of Education in U.S. Juvenile Justice System

John Holland, Youh Today

October 18, 2017
How Sex Offender Registries Impact Youth

Riya Saha Shah, Teen Vogue

October 11, 2017
Foster Youth Deserve the Right to Speak for Themselves in Court

Shanice Holmes, The Chronicle of Social Change

October 08, 2017
Into the wilderness: Secretive South Carolina camps come under scrutiny following teen's death

Jennifer Berry Hawes, Glenn Smith, The Post and Courier

October 03, 2017
#25 Juvenile Court Fees Punish Children for Their Families’ Poverty

Raquel Guerror, Diana Grant, www.radiofree.org

October 02, 2017
Proving I Exist: Strategies for Assisting Youth in Obtaining Identification Documents

Laura Kolb, Jennifer Pokempner, ABA Children's Rights Litigation

September 29, 2017
As Wisconsin counties close juvenile facilities, Portage County takes their offenders

Chris Mueller, Stevens Point Journal

September 24, 2017
Health care repeal would hurt Alaska youth

Susan V. Mangold, Amanda Metivier, Juneau Empire

September 21, 2017
New Study Finds That LGBTQ Youths and Youths With Disabilities Suffer Most Under Solitary Confinement

Angela Helm, The Root

September 21, 2017
We need to better serve abused and neglected children in Pennsylvania

The LNP Editorial Board

September 16, 2017
Federal judge grants class action status to inmates at youth prison

Molly Beck, Wisconsin State Journal

September 11, 2017
A Child's Voice Will Be Heard in Parental Termination Hearing

Kathleen Creamer 
and John Pollock, The Legal Intelligencer

August 31, 2017
A case for reducing solitary for juveniles

Jon M. Hunter, Daily Leader Extra

August 30, 2017
Wisconsin teen inmate held in solitary for more than 7 days despite court order, attorneys say

Patrick Marley, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

August 24, 2017
NCJFCJ Resolves to Help Modernize Approach to Juvenile Probation

WSILTV, Illinois

August 23, 2017
End Juvenile Sex-Offender Registration: It’s Ineffective and Based on Rare Cases

Donna Vandiver and Mark Stafford, JJIE

August 22, 2017
‘We are the counter force’


August 15, 2017
The United States’ War on Youth: From Schools to Debtors’ Prisons

Henry A. Giroux, otrasvoceseneducacion.org

August 15, 2017
Coming into Focus: States Can and Must Ensure School Stability for Youth in Foster Care

Kathleen McNaught, Maura McInerney & Kate Burdick, The Chronicle of Social Change

August 14, 2017
Harsh practices aren't necessary to manage behavior in juvenile facilities

Karen U. Lindel, The Des Moines Register

August 13, 2017
Kids who killed could get a break

Terrie Morgan-Besecker, Standard Speaker

August 09, 2017
Californians Lean Toward Eliminating Youth Prisons in New Survey

Shaya Tayefe Mohajer, JJIE

August 08, 2017
Wake Up With WURD - Jessica Feierman and Eddie Ellis

Solomon Jones, WURD Radio

August 04, 2017
Report Outlines Strategies to Do Away With “Life in the Box” for Probation Youth

Marisol Zarate, The Chronicle of Social Change

August 03, 2017
Progress Toward Ending Juvenile Isolation In The US

Taylor Walker, witnessla.com

August 02, 2017
Will America Stop Putting Kids in Solitary Confinement?

Eli Hager, Vice.com

August 02, 2017
Philly’s Juvenile Law Center Aims To Eliminate Solitary Confinement For Young Offenders

Pat Loeb, CBS 3 KYW Radio

August 02, 2017
Solitary Confinement of Youth Used Frequently, Unfairly, New Report Says

Ko A. Bragg, JJIE

August 01, 2017
Ending Solitary for Juveniles: A Goal Grows Closer

Eli Hager, The Marshall Project

July 31, 2017
Tennessee experts spar over prison terms for juveniles

Sheila Burke, McClatchy DC

July 15, 2017
McGovern: Statutory status called into question

Bob McGovern, Boston Herald

July 12, 2017
Gov. Scott Walker's administration will not appeal Lincoln Hills order on teen inmates

Patrick Marley, Stevens Point Journal

July 10, 2017
Judge orders changes at Wisconsin youth prisons by next week

Scott Bauer, ABC News

July 10, 2017
Wisconsin Files Plans To Reduce Solitary Confinement At Youth Prisons

Rob Ferrett and Haleema Shah, Central Time on WPR

July 08, 2017
ACLU, state file plans to reduce solitary confinement at teen prison

Patrick Marley, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

July 07, 2017
Videos show teen inmates being pepper sprayed at Wisconsin youth prison

Molly Beck, Wisconsin State Journal

July 07, 2017
Courts to Revise Juvenile Lifers' Sentences in Light of New Guidance

Max Mitchell, The Legal Intelligencer

July 06, 2017
Videos released by court show Wisconsin teen inmates being pepper sprayed

Patrick Marley and Jason Stein, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

July 02, 2017
Criminal justice experts: Brendan Dassey case has wide-reaching, national impact

Andy Thompson, Post-Crescent

June 26, 2017
Qu’eed Batts’ sentence thrown out again in precedent-setting decision

Rudy Miller, Pocono Record

June 26, 2017
New rules set for sentencing Pennsylvania juveniles to life

Mark Scolforo, The Daily Progress

June 26, 2017
Pennsylvania Supreme Court throws out sentence of Easton killer Qu'eed Batts

Riley Yates, The Morning Call

June 26, 2017
Pennsylvania's top court just made it way harder to sentence kids to life in prison

Samantha Melamed, philly.com

June 26, 2017
Pennsylvania Supreme Court throws out life without parole sentence for juvenile

Riley Yates, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

June 26, 2017
Providing a Voice for the Child in Court

Brett A. Wolfson, Marguerite C. Gualtieri, The Legal Intelligencer

June 25, 2017
GOP Pursues Greed as Others Seek Justice

Jamakaya, Wisconsin Gazette

June 23, 2017
Judge: Lincoln Hills' problems too severe to let state 'take its time' to fix

Molly Beck, The Journal Times

June 23, 2017
Judge: Unabomber 'has less restrictive confinement than the youth at Lincoln Hills'

Molly Beck, Wisconsin State Journal

June 23, 2017
Judge Orders Two Wisconsin Youth Detention Centers to Improve Conditions

Juila Jacobs, U.S. News (Reuters)

June 23, 2017
Judge Orders State Youth Prison To Curtail Use Of Solitary Confinement, Pepper Spray, Shackles

Ross Terrell, WPR (AP)

June 22, 2017
Federal judge troubled by 'serious problem' with use of pepper spray on Wisconsin teen inmates

Patrick Marley, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

June 22, 2017
Judge: Public can see videos of inmates being pepper-sprayed

Scott Bauer, AP News

June 22, 2017
Judge says pepper spray, isolation over-used

Channel 3000 via AP Wire

June 22, 2017
Judge says Wisconsin youth prisons overuse pepper spray

Scott Bauer, The Washington Post

June 19, 2017
How Can I Plan My Future When I Don't Know Where I Will Sleep Tonight?

Dominique Mikell for Stoneleigh Foundation

June 13, 2017
Pennsylvania spends $20 million annually to keep juvenile lifers in prison

Nicole C. Brambila, Reading Eagle

June 12, 2017
Juvenile advocates launch website

Terrie Morgan-Besecker, The Times-Tribune

June 07, 2017
2,030 Strip Searches at Youth Prisons

Gretchen Schuldt, Urban Milwaukee

May 31, 2017
Philadelphia App Links Youth to Resources and Services

Jeremy Loudenback, The Chronicle of Social Change

May 25, 2017
Real Life Real Issues Juvenile Justice: Education and Re-Integration / No "life, no parole" sentences for youth

Rich Copeland, WITF Smart Talk

May 17, 2017
Foster-care kids need a chance to succeed

Marcia Hopkins, Philly Daily News

May 08, 2017
This resource map for youth exiting foster care is live

Albert Hong, generocity.org

May 06, 2017
Juvenile Law Center Launches New App Designed To Help Young People

Cherri Gregg, CBS Philly

May 05, 2017
Groups create app for youth facing homelessness

Layla A. Jones, Philadelphia Tribune

May 04, 2017
Penn partners on new app to aid vulnerable youth exiting foster care

Jacquie Posey, PennCurrent

May 02, 2017
Frontline: Second Chance Kids


May 01, 2017
DN Opinion: Philly's next DA must address broken juvenile justice system


April 27, 2017
Time to set Sessions (and Trump) straight: Your Say

Marsha Levick, USA Today

April 21, 2017
Recommendations to End Youth Homelessness

Susan Vivian Mangold, The Legal Intelligencer

April 21, 2017
Because 18-Year-Olds Still Need Parenting

Nina Rohr, Safe Kids Stories

April 20, 2017
ACLU Seeks Lincoln Hills Injunction

Gretchen Schuldt, Urban Milwaukee

April 19, 2017
Groups want Wisconsin to end solitary confinement of youth

Katie Delong and the AP Wire Service, Fox6NOW.com

April 19, 2017
Groups Want Wisconsin to End Solitary Confinement of Youth

AP Wire Service, USNews.com

April 19, 2017
Groups want state to end solitary confinement of youth

AP Wire Service, Channel3000.com

April 19, 2017
Why can't Philly stop holding kids in solitary confinement?

Samantha Melamed, Philly.com

April 19, 2017
ACLU files request for injunction to halt the use of solitary confinement in youth prisons in Wisconsin

CBS 58 - WDJT Milwaukee

April 18, 2017
Guest column: Foster children need help even after they mature

Jenny Pokempner, The Advocate

April 13, 2017
Clinic Leads National Effort to End Discriminatory Juvenile Justice Fees

Andrew Cohen, Berkley Law

April 06, 2017
For-profit prisons should be a thing of the past

commentary by Susan V. Mangold, Lancaster Online

March 30, 2017
We’re Number One! Philly leads the nation in a dubious category: juvenile life without parole. Does it need to be this way?

David A. Love, The Philadelphia Citizen

March 25, 2017
Youth Justice Milwaukee Campaigns to Close Lincoln Hills and Copper Lake Youth Prisons

Dylan Deprey, Milwaukee Courier

March 20, 2017
The Dangerous Myth That Juvenile Criminal Records Are Sealed Forever

Alasdair Wilkins, vocativ.com

March 13, 2017
California Bill to End Crippling Administrative Fees for Juveniles in the Justice System

Brooke Pinnix, The Chronicle of Social Change

March 09, 2017
How Philly’s impact community supported #InternationalWomensDay

Tony Abraham, generocity.org

March 08, 2017
Here’s a brief overview of holistic juvenile justice programs happening in Philly

Tony Abraham, generocity.org

March 07, 2017
Juvenile Law Center staffers are working on a resource map for system-involved youth

Tony Abraham, generocity.com

March 05, 2017
Double Punishment: When Parents Are Forced to Pay for Detention

Ronan Farrow, NBC News

March 04, 2017
Philadelphia to stop billing parents of incarcerated teens for 'child support'

Katie Colaneri, WHYY NewsWorks

March 04, 2017
Jacksonville man’s case led to new sentences for juvenile lifers – but he’s still behind bars

Tessa Duvall, jacksonville.com

March 03, 2017
How Philly goes after the poor for child support, keeping families apart

Samantha Melamed, philly.com

March 02, 2017
Your child’s been sent to jail. And then comes the bill.

Eli Hager, The Washington Post

March 02, 2017
In Trump Era, Foster Youth Plan to Fight for Medicaid, Other Policies

Holden Slattery, The Chronicle of Social Change

February 22, 2017
At Wisconsin Juvenile Prisons, Children Face a Nightmare of Solitary Confinement and Abuse

Valerie Kiebala, Solitary Watch

February 11, 2017
Critics pan Walker's budget on youth prison

Todd Richmond, The Daily Press (AP)

February 10, 2017
Commentary: Toomey needs to protect youths aging out of foster care

Susan Vivian Mangold, Jennifer Pokempner, philly.com

February 08, 2017
Incarceration in youth linked to diminished health later in life

Anne Hoffman, WHYY NewsWorks

February 07, 2017
Lawsuit shines light on impact of solitary confinement on youth mental health

Vidushi Saxena, The Badger Herald

February 01, 2017
States raising age for adult prosecution back to 18

Lorelai Laird, ABA Journal

January 29, 2017
(Video) Lawsuit filed against Lincoln Hills and Copper Lake

TMJ4, 414Ward

January 26, 2017
Teens sue Wisconsin over nightmare conditions in juvenile jails

Alice Miranda Ollstein, Think Progress

January 25, 2017
ACLU of Wisconsin and Juvenile Law Center Sue Over Alleged Inhumane Treatment in Juvenile Detention Centers

Emma Sarran Webster, Teen Vogue

January 25, 2017
Wisconsin one of few states to allow solitary stays for youths of more than 10 days

Molly Beck, Madison.com

January 25, 2017
I was a child. My prison guards treated me like a dog in solitary confinement

JJ, youth at Lincoln Hills School for Boys, The Guardian

January 24, 2017
Lawsuit alleges horrific conditions at Lincoln Hills

John Diedrich and Patrick Marley, Journal Sentinel

January 24, 2017
Inmates sue over conditions at youth prison

Todd Richmond, Wisconsin Law Journal (AP)

January 24, 2017
Wisconsin sued as teens claim unlawful conditions in youth facilities

Timothy Mclaughlin, Superior Telegram (Reuters)

January 24, 2017
Wisconsin Juvenile Justice’s Use of Solitary, Pepper Spray Violates Constitution, Lawsuit Says

John Kelly, The Chronicle of Social Change

January 24, 2017
Wisconsin Juvenile Facilities Sued by Juvenile Law Center, State ACLU Over Solitary Confinement

John Holland, JJIE

January 24, 2017
ACLU of Wisconsin Files Lawsuit to Stop Alleged Abuse at Juvenile Correctional Facilities

LaToya Dennis, WUWM (NPR Milwaukee)

January 23, 2017
Wisconsin sued as teens claim unlawful conditions in youth facilities

Timothy Mclaughlin, Reuters

January 23, 2017
Teen Lincoln Hills inmates allege excessive pepper spraying

Patrick Marley, Journal Sentinel

January 09, 2017
Vital Juvenile Justice Initiatives at Risk in First 100 Days

Molly McCluskey, Juvenile Justice Information Exchange

January 04, 2017
Inmates sue over conditions at Wisconsin youth prison

Todd Richmond, TMJ4 (NBC Milwaukee)

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