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In celebration of National Youth Justice Awareness Month, the latest data on youth confinement is being compared. While there has been a significant reduction, a disproportioante number of minority...

At 16, Sara Kruzan was sentenced to life without parole. Hear her story. From the National Center for Youth Law.

 

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10/15
Campaign for Youth Justice
In celebration of National Youth Justice Awareness...
10/1
Campaign for Youth Justice
September marked the 40th anniversary of the Juvenile...
9/16
The National Council of Young Leaders
Under the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention...
9/15
The Hill
Each night, more than 60,000 of our children fall...
9/10
The Chronicle of Social Change
Read why police training on youth interaction and...

from the field

5/6
National Network for Youth
What do the new proposed regulations for the Runaway...
4/14
US Department of Education
On April 21, the Department of Education, the Office...
4/1
Annie E. Casey Foundation
This KIDS COUNT policy report from the Annie E. Casey...
4/1
National Council on Crime & Delinquency
On April 1, 2014, the National Council on Crime and...

action alerts

10/10
Act 4 Juvenile Justice
It's time to for Congress to pass a renewed,...
6/19
Citizens' Committee for Children
Governor Cuomo has already spearheaded numerous...
5/1
The Campaign for the Fair Sentencing of Youth
Add your voice to tell the world that you believe in...
10/23
The National Crittenton Foundation
Join juvenile justice allies to support girls in the...

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