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Nell Bernstein

Nell Bernstein discusses the harmful effects of the "superpredator" theory, her new book, Burning Down the House: The End of Juvenile Prison, and juvenile justice reform efforts in a recent...

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3/23
Juvenile Justice Information Exchange
Nell Bernstein discusses the harmful effects of the...
3/12
National Juvenile Justice & Deliquency Prevention Coalition
Juvenile justice systems across the U.S. are in urgent...
3/10
The Chronicle of Social Change
Positive Youth Development is a youth justice system...
3/9
The Chronicle of Social Change
The Positive Youth Justice series profiles successful...
2/26
The Hill
There is a growing effort to protect our most...

from the field

2/19
The Wall Street Journal
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s recent proposal to...
2/6
Boston University
Boston University’s Master of Criminal...
2/3
PBS News Hour
Juvenile offenders kept under supervision close to...
1/30
PolicyMic
Hardly a day goes by without a member of the media or...
1/29
Justice Center, The Council of State Governments
The CSG Justice Center, in partnership with...

action alerts

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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