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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.
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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Biden Administration Is Still Struggling to Care for Migrant Children
New York Times
Texas shelters housing migrant children to operate without state oversight
Judge refuses to advance suit over DeVos’ campus sex assault rules
Courthouse News Service
Can A Court Victory Provide Refuge For Foster Youth?
Federal watchdog investigating Fort Bliss Army base housing migrant children
Hundreds of mentally ill D.C. children ‘needlessly institutionalized,’ lawsuit says