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Amid the gun control debates, a central issue for those who care about children and youth: In too many communities across the U.S., our kids have never grown up with ...
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Judge William Hitchcock calls for less reliance on the negatives and a more balanced approach to young non-violent offenders, citing Reclaiming Futures as a model ...
JAMIRA BURLEY
The shooting in Tucscon, Arizona, added fuel to our national debate about gun rights and gun safety—now, 10 months later, a coalition of mayors has launched the ...
Stateline
Education, civil rights and public safety leaders discussed ways to dismantle the “school-to-prison pipeline” on Capitol Hill.
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On Dec. 12, Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) convened the first-ever Senate hearing on ending the “school-to-prison pipeline." Assistant Education Secretary ...
Youth unemployment is at the highest level since World War II. A Casey Foundation report looks at what we know and what works, and we break it down.
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For many incarcerated girls, detention may be the only time they interact with the health care system. But the health care provided to children, and girls in ...
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Crossover youth is more than the latest buzzword in the often jargon-filled lexicon of juvenile justice. Instead, the term reflects a growing understanding of the ...
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Across our country, children are being funneled through the juvenile justice system. The majority of these children have no real understanding of the court processes ...
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This video explains how the effective programs from Reclaiming Futures help improve the odds for youth in the justice system.
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It's hard to sum up a year's worth of work in four minutes, but that's exactly what a group of young people from the juvenile justice system did this ...