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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
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NCYL Leader Jesse Hahnel Steps Down
Here Are 3 Big New Criminal Justice Laws In California
No, a California law does not allow doctors to perform gender-affirming surgeries without parental consent
'A failure on all our parts.' Thousands of immigrant children wait in government shelters.
Afghan Children Are Suffering in the U.S. Immigration System
Nearly $1 billion headed to schools to address student mental health, support systems
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