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National children’s rights advocacy organization applauds the legislature for advancing this urgent bill to the House floor for educational attainment for youth in the child

Florida Looks to Follow Lead of Texas & Louisiana, Which Enacted Similar Reform in 2021


Tallahassee – This week, a bipartisan group of Florida lawmakers

National children’s rights advocacy organization appoints Sixto Cancel, Sacha M. Coupet, Judge Andre Davis (retired), Matt DeAngelo, and Abd’Allah Lateef


Philadelphia, PA (September 9, 2021)

Advocacy organizations applaud the bills’ introduction, urging members of Congress to support


Washington, DC (July 28, 2021) – Today, U.S. Representative Tony Cárdenas (D-CA) introduced

The advocacy organization responds to report released by Pennsylvania Juvenile Justice Task Force


Philadelphia, PA (June 22, 2021) – Today, the Pennsylvania Juvenile Justice Task

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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

Awardees are Tech CEO, Georgetown Professor, and award-winning newspaper

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