National Center for Youth Law

Newsletter Issues

NCYL News – May 2017
VOL. 2 NO. 2

In This Issue: CA Group Homes Must Change Prescribing Practices; Legislative Push for Juvenile Justice Reform in California; Flores Attorneys Seek Relief for Detained Unaccompanied Minors; Repeal of Bill Decriminalizing Child Sex Trafficking Victims Fails; FosterEd Launches New Website; Congratulations Brian Rocca

NCYL News – March 2017
VOL. 2 NO. 1

In This Issue: Anti-Bullying Network Launched, New Mexico Legislation for Students in Foster Care and Texas Truancy Decriminalization Continues to Have Large Impact

NCYL News – December 2016
VOL. 1 NO. 9

In This Issue: A Message From the Executive Director; Survivors Conference Inspire Child Trafficking Team; and Highlights of Our work

NCYL News – November 2016
VOL. 1 NO. 8

In This Issue: New Complaints Against Texas Education Agency; First Hand Accounts from Juveniles Tried as Adults; Expanded Work in Los Angeles to Support Commercially Sexually Exploited Children

NCYL News – Summer 2016
VOL. 1 NO. 7

In This Issue: In California, There Is No Longer Such Thing As a Child Prostitute; California Commits To Ensuring Foster Youth Have Access To Sexual And Reproductive Health Care Services

NCYL News – June 2016
VOL. 1 NO. 6

In This Issue: Connecticut Approves Legislative Fix; Oversight of Foster Youth Psychotropic Drug Use Funded; Introducing NCYL's 2016 Summer Clerks and Interns

NCYL NEWS – May 2016
Vol 1. No. 5

In this issue highlights the role of child trafficking survivors in California’s policy making process; updates the effort to end direct file at the ballot box; and looks at the fight over public disclosure in child welfare cases involving near fatalities.

NCYL NEWS – April 2016
Vol 1. No. 4

In this issue NCYL calls attention to unintended pregnancy in foster youth and their access to reproductive and sexual health care services and education; California legislation addressing the overmedication of psychotropics for foster youth advances; and NCYL intern DeAngelo Cortijo gives the keynote address at a national symposium on dual status youth.

NCYL NEWS – March 2016
Vol 1. No. 3

In this issue a NCYL supported California ballot initiative seeks to overcome opposition from the California District Attorney’s Association, FosterEd New Mexico launches a demonstration site, and the CSEC action team solicits applicants for its new advisory board.

NCYL NEWS – February 2016
Vol. 1 No. 2

In this issue NCYL mourns the passing of our colleague Fiza Quraishi, NYCL sues group home operator for denying residents reproductive and sexual health care, and bill to take FosterEd Arizona statewide is introduced in state legislature.