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Awardees Include Cyntoia Brown Long, Dorothy Roberts, and Tom Grisso


Philadelphia, PA (March 15, 2022) – Today, Juvenile Law Center, the nation’s first public interest

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Youth Leaders and Advocates Celebrate Victory for Youth

Harrisburg, PA – Yesterday, Governor Tom Wolf (D) signed Senate Bill 324 into law as Act 1

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With Bipartisan Support in Florida’s Legislature, Momentum Accelerates for Passage of Debt-Free Justice for Children Act


A first-of-its-kind report released today — Dreams Deferred: The

Youth Leaders and Advocates Celebrate Victory for Youth


Harrisburg, PA  – Yesterday, the Pennsylvania House of Representatives gave final passage to Senate Bill 324 which

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Wisconsin still doesn’t know when it will close its two youth prisons. In 2018, then-Governor Scott Walker signed a law to shut the ‘schools’ at

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