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Reporters may contact us here to speak to a National Center for Youth Law expert on a range of children and youth-rights issues. See below for recent press releases and for reporter resources, including explainers about complicated advocacy issues and guides to help reporters write fairly and equitably about youth impacted by government agencies and public systems.
'Children's Safe Welcome Act' prioritizes family integrity & well-being of children in immigration custody
Colorado Bill Aims to 'Raise the Floor' on Minimum Age for Arrest, Detainment
Lawsuit Against Riverside County Seeks Reimbursement for Families Illegally Charged with Juvenile Justice Fees
Advocates for Children with Disabilities and Oregon Dep’t of Education Reach Interim Agreement
Background Info on Youth in Immigration Custody
Browse Press Coverage
Nearly $1 billion headed to schools to address student mental health, support systems
The National Desk
One year after a California school officer killed a teenager, families fight to remove armed campus guards
Kansas foster kids get moved around less often, but some still have to sleep in offices
Maryland foster children are being kept overnight in hotels and downtown office buildings
The Baltimore Banner
New Year, New Fear: Students Return to Schools with Beefed-Up Security Post-Uvalde
California Juvenile Justice Bills Head to Governor’s Desk