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Katy Otto,

PHILADELPHIA, PA (June 9, 2021) – Juvenile Law Center is proud to announce the appointment of Monica Disare as the twentieth Zubrow Fellow in Children’s

More Than 180 Organizations Urge Department of Justice to Reissue and Update Advisory to Eliminate Juvenile Fees and Fines


Washington, D.C. (June 8, 2021) –

A bipartisan bill to end Virginia’s juvenile “pay to stay” practice, which requires families to pay incarceration fees to the state while their children are

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PHILADELPHIA, PA (March 8, 2021) — Today, Juvenile Law Center, the nation’s first public interest

National children’s rights group sheds light on municipal citation structures in the 50 states and District of Columbia


Philadelphia, PA (February 4, 2021): Today, Columbia

MADISON - The ACLU of Wisconsin and Juvenile Law Center today called for the closure of Lincoln Hills and Copper Lake Schools, a state-operated youth

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Jennifer K. Pokempner, Esq. ,

Juvenile Law Center applauds this successful bipartisan effort that will provide vital relief for youth in and leaving foster care


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Youth advocates share two projects entitled Road Map to Reform, focused on broad system reform for juvenile justice and child welfare systems


Philadelphia, PA (October