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Angelina Chapin, HuffPost •

Sentencing children to die in prison runs counter to the research about child and teenage brains. Marsha Levick, chief legal counsel and co-founder of the

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Mahari Simmonds, JJIE •
Advocates continually grapple with the daunting barriers to educating youth in adult facilities due to the staggering number of youths being held in adult jails and prisons.
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Nancy Lowry, New Castle News •

"Dave said his focus was to get the case transferred to juvenile court," Elisco said "When that happened, he had to leave. I was fortunate

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Sophie Prown, American Bar Association •

mplementing the goals outlined in the LCFCE and LCYJE Blueprints will strengthen the ties between systems and advocates to jointly support the success of court-involved

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Jessica Feierman, Esq., Senior Managing Director ,
Advocates have been pushing for this reform since the bill was last reauthorized in 2002; the passage of this law is a welcome bi-partisan achievement.
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Kenrya Rankin, ColorLines •

Sue Mangold, CEO of Juvenile Law Center:

“Youth placed in solitary confinement face devastating consequences including depression, sleeplessness, psychosis, and hallucinations. Youth solitary confinement can lead