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Voters support sending serious juvenile offenders to corrections facilities, but they favor a range of less-costly alternatives for lower-level offenders, according to a nationwide poll conducted in...

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12/12
The Hill
An activist and mother applauds the bipartisan...
12/11
Act 4 Juvenile Justice
Bipartisan bill strengthens federal law to reduce...
12/11
SparkAction
VIDEO & ACTION ALERT! On Dec. 11, Sens. Grassley (...
11/25
Campaign for Youth Justice
Despite a universally recognized need to further...
11/5
The National Crittenton Foundation
Vice President of The National Crittenton ...

from the field

12/18
Pew Charitable Trusts
Voters support sending serious juvenile offenders to...
12/12
The New York Times
To hear Mikia Hutchings speak, one must lean in close...
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...

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12/10
Act 4 Juvenile Justice
Enacted in 1974, the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency...
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...

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