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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
Unaccompanied Immigrant Children Who Are Pregnant And In US Custody Are Being Moved Across State Lines To Access Abortion Services
NBC LX Interview on 'Children's Safe Welcome Act' with Melissa Adamson
NBC LX (YouTube)
Court of Appeals in Young v Solano County opens the door to racial bias complaints
Kids being kids? Task force to study raising minimum age for juvenile court
Will laws requiring California doctors to report abuse put out-of-state abortion patients at risk? Here’s what we know
San Francisco Chronicle
Biden administration looks to protect abortion rights of migrant minors following Dobbs ruling