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Colorado Bill Aims to 'Raise the Floor' on Minimum Age for Arrest, Detainment
New Guide Helps Mental Health Professionals Serve Unaccompanied Immigrant Children
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
After Michigan Shooting, Democrats Weigh Competing Approaches to School Safety
One Year Ago Today... L.A. County Highlights Success of Efforts to Curb Child Sex Trafficking
My News LA
OPINION: Yes, Virginia, there is a national implication, and education equity is at its heart
Dawn Porter Previews ‘Fifty/50,’ Her ESPN Docuseries About Gender Discrimination in Sports
Stanford study finds why writing a letter to a teacher can turn around the lives of some students
How to Break the Juvenile Detention Cycle: New Research Shows a Way