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Cheryl Corley, Wisconsin Public Radio, NPR •

Juvenile justice advocates such as Marsha Levick say young people should rarely, if ever, face a felony murder charge. Levick, the co-founder of the Philadelphia-based

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Lisa Gartner, The Philadelphia Inquirer •

Juvenile Law Center, a national children’s nonprofit organization, along with the Education Law Center, a state advocacy group, have filed a class-action lawsuit against the Glen Mills

Washington, D.C. (November 12, 2019) – The Campaign for Youth Justice (CFYJ) and Juvenile Law Center (JLC) applaud Representatives Mary Gay Scanlon (D-PA), Kelly Armstrong (R-ND),

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Marcia Hopkins, The Chronicle of Social Change •

Tuesday’s election offers us many opportunities to make change — from candidates to resolutions. One of most importance to me personally and professionally is Pennsylvania’s ballot

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Tammy Chang, phys.org •

According to a 2018 report from a youth advocacy project at Juvenile Law Center in Philadelphia, youth not only enter the system with little knowledge

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Emily Hoerner, injusticewatch.org •

There has been an effort in many states across the country to lower pretrial incarceration, reduce prison populations, and to draw age lines to exclude