National Center for Youth Law

Litigation Strategies

D.P. v. School Board of Palm Beach County

Police employed by the School District of Palm Beach County illegally use the Florida Mental Health Act, also known as

M.B. V. Tidball

In November 2018, a group of young people in foster care in Kansas, represented by NCYL and its partners, filed

Planned Parenthood V. Promesa Behavioral Health

The California Constitutional right to privacy protects the fundamental right of California women to retain personal control over the integrity

T.R. v. Dreyfus

NCYL is co-counsel in the case of T.R. v. Dreyfus, a child welfare reform class action lawsuit against the Washington

Katie A. v. Bontá

NCYL is co-counsel in the case of Katie A. v. Bontá, a child welfare reform class action against the California

AAP v. Lungren

Along with a private law firm in San Francisco and the American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California, NCYL attorney

Brown v. Kizer

In these two cases staff attorney Alice Bussiere, working with other advocates, has enforced the requirements of Medicaid’s Early and

Planned Parenthood v. Van de Kamp

A California appellate court rejected a statutory interpretation by the state’s Attorney General that would have required health care providers

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