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The Shadow World of Immigrant Youth Detention - The Crime Report

October 8, 2018
An estimated 13,000 young people are being held at immigrant youth detention centers around the U.S., trapped in a shadowy world that evokes the penal practices of Communist-era authoritarian governments like East Germany, according to attorneys and youth advocates.…

PUSD Partners with Foster Care Organization - Prescott e-News

September 7, 2018
The Prescott Unified School District is putting a new program in place that aims to benefit foster children.  District Board members have approved an agreement for Foster ED, an initiative of the National Center for Youth Law.  This program focuses on improving the educational experiences…