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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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California moves to phase out its state-run youth prisons
Schools Sued For Sending Students With Disabilities To Psych Wards
'Every day, I feel really sad': Migrant children still in temporary sites for prolonged periods, attorneys say
Migrant youth describe desperation to leave large shelters
Washington to end costly hotel, office stays for foster youth
The Center Square
Palm Beach County schools sued over their use of Baker Act to send kids to psych wards
Palm Beach Post