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A case for clemency for Sara Kruzan

November 7, 2010
California’s governors don’t often grant clemency or parole to deserving prisoners because there is little upside – but much political risk – in doing so. If all goes well, the governor has done a small good deed that few people will notice. If anything goes…

82 child abuse cases reviewed

September 9, 2010
In 82 cases of severe abuse and neglect, the Clark County district attorney’s office claims it had to intervene in the actions of the Department of Family Services for the sake of the safety of the children involved.  …

Justice for Juveniles

August 19, 2010
Arkansas Times – NCYL is working to reform the juvenile justice system in Arkansas. Senior Attorney Pat Arthur and state officials announce significant progress in the reform effort.…