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FosterEd Launched in Pima County

January 23, 2014
Several Pima County education, child welfare, behavioral health and judicial agencies joined with the National Center for Youth Law yesterday to launch an educational pilot project…

ACLU Suing Eureka City Schools for Racial and Sexual Discrimination

December 18, 2013
Native American and black students face racial and sexual discrimination from students and staff in Eureka and Loleta according to a federal civil rights lawsuit filed today by the American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California and the National Center for Youth Law.…

Foster children neglect case raises questions about Family Services response

December 8, 2013
Las Vegas Review Journal – Las Vegas foster care neglect case raises red flags about responsiveness of staff in the Department of Family Services in Clark County, Nevada. Children showed signed of long-term neglect. NCYL Senior Attorney Bill Grimm provides perspective on the issue of…