National Center for Youth Law

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MOTION SEEKS TO END HEALTH AND SAFETY CRISIS FOR DETAINED MIGRANT CHILDREN - Temporary Restraining Order Filed Against US Government seeks to end endangerment of Children’s lives in US Customs and Border Patrol Custody

June 26, 2019
A Temporary Restraining Order Motion filed by the National Center for Youth Law (NCYL) and co-counsel Wednesday, June 26 seeks to provide emergency relief to children living without access to basic hygiene supplies and adequate nutrition or sleep at Customs and Border Patrol Facilities. The…

Bill Grimm, A Champion for Children

April 8, 2019
William Lee “Bill” Grimm, Senior Director, Strategic Advocacy and Child Welfare at the National Center for Youth Law (NCYL), was a public impact attorney who worked for 43 years transforming and redeeming some of the most troubled child welfare systems in America. He dedicated his…

NCYL’s 2016 Summer Clerks and Interns

June 30, 2016
 
Melissa Bejarano is a rising second-year law student at University of California, Hastings College of the Law. This summer, she will be working with Staff Attorney Bill Grimm on Child Welfare issues, particularly with creating an administrative petition addressing the over-use of psychotropic drugs…

NCYL’s Summer Brown Bag Seminar Series

June 16, 2016
Bring your lunch and join us for the National Center for Youth Law’s 2015 Summer Seminar Series for Law Students! Please invite your summer law clerks to attend. 

2016 Summer Seminar Series for Law Students

                      Please join us for our annual summer seminar series! Thursday,