Press Releases

Final Braam Foster Care Reform Plan Released

February 3, 2006
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Tracy Schroth
Director of Communications
(510) 835-8098, x3013 2/3/06 Plan Requires State To Make Substantial Improvements Over Next Five Years The expert panel appointed to monitor the implementation of the Braam v. State of Washington settlement has released its long-awaited Implementation…

NCYL Applauds California SC Decision in Same-Sex Parenting Cases

July 15, 2005
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 15, 2005 CONTACT: Tracy Schroth
Director of Communications
(510) 835-8098, x3013 NCYL applauds the California Supreme Court’s recent decision granting full parenting rights to gays and lesbians with children. The National Center for Youth Law joined several child advocacy groups that…

Victory for NCYL and Other Youth Advocates on Juvenile Death Penalty Ban

March 2, 2005
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 2, 2005 CONTACT: Tracy Schroth
Director of Communications
(510) 835-8098, x3013 OAKLAND, CA The U.S. Supreme Court’s March 1, 2005 ruling to ban the juvenile death penalty was a major victory for NCYL and other child advocacy groups that have worked…