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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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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

A new report from Juvenile Law Center, Southern Poverty Law Center and Education Law Center-PA shows how such policies hurt children in the system and

Juvenile Law Center applauds this successful bipartisan effort, urges the Senate to pass the bill

Philadelphia, PA (October 1, 2020): Democrats in the House of

National children’s rights public interest law firm appoints Khaliah Ali, Daniel Okonkwo, Robert Parker and Eli Segal  

Philadelphia, PA (September 24, 2020): Juvenile Law Center, the nation’s

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Juvenile Law Center Releases Report on Emerging Adults and Justice Reform in the Great Lakes States


National children’s rights group sheds light on issues facing