May 2, 2016 |
The money will be used to help provide legal services to people between the ages of 18 and 24 who are current public housing residents, or those who would be living in public housing but can't because of their criminal records.
Tags: Juvenile Justice | Reentry
Since 1992, serves victims of human and civil rights violations, with a primary commitment to indigent persons within the immigrant community in Southern California. HQ in San Diego.
Tags: Children & Juvenile, Domestic Violence, Immigration Process, Juvenile Justice, Trafficking
Organizes communities impacted by the criminal justice system and advocates to release incarcerated people, to restore human and civil rights, and to reunify families and communities. HQ in San Francisco.
Tags: Children & Juvenile, Juvenile Justice, Prisoners Rights
April 29, 2016 |
Once a child is charged as an adult, s/he is held in adult jail (often in isolation) and, if convicted, sentenced to adult prison.
Tags: Criminal Justice | Juvenile Justice
November 30, 2015 |
It’s not uncommon that the parents cannot be found or won’t take back their children, leading to at-risk youth being held in detention centers.
Tags: Foster Youth | Juvenile Justice