Tag Archives: Juveniles

School Pathways to the Juvenile Justice System Project

The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges has published guides aimed at addressing “school pathways to the juvenile justice system,” which is also knows as the school-to-prison pipeline:  School Pathways to the Juvenile Justice System Project: A Practice … Continue reading

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Dangers to Children Living in Meth Lab Homes

The Indiana Department of Child Services (DCS) has developed a special protocol that is instituted when children are found in homes that are also methamphetamine labs or in which caregivers are using or dealing methamphetamine.  The DCS protocol requires a … Continue reading

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Anti-Shackling Webinar — Unchain the Children

Unchain the Children: Policy Opportunities to End the Shackling of Youth in Court is a webinar presented on October 1, 2014 at 1pm EST to discuss practical, policy, and constitutional reasons to end indiscriminate shackling of youth in juvenile courts. … Continue reading

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Life Without Parole Post-Miller

Juveniles Facing Lifelong Terms Despite Rulings, by Erik Eckholm of the New York Times, details how little has changed in many states for juveniles who were previously sentenced to life without parole prior to the 2012 case of Miller v. Alabama. … Continue reading

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