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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
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Migrant kids describe raw food and extended stays at Texas temporary facility
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LA Court Filing Seeks To Bolster Protections For Kids In Immigration Custody
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