News in “Juvenile Justice”

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Research Network Findings on Juveniles Cited in Supreme Court Cases

The U.S. Supreme Court heard two cases from Florida that ask whether sentencing juveniles to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole violates the Constitution’s prohibition on cruel and unusual punishment. Read More

New Approach Helps Ogle Youth Break Crime Cycle

Rockford Register Star
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The Limits of Juvenile Sentencing

The Philadelphia Inquirer
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The Young & the Reckless

The Supreme Court should ban life sentences for juvenile offenders, according to Laurence Steinberg, Director of the MacArthur Research Network on Adolescent Development & Juvenile Justice, and network member Elizabeth Scott. Read More

The Young and the Reckless

The New York Times
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Little Kid, Life Sentence

Philadelphia City Paper
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Sending Children to Prison for Life

Los Angeles Times
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Schools Target Child Welfare

The Advocate (Baton Rouge)
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Resource Day Targets At-Risk Youth

Bucks County Courier Times
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Roe to join task force

Ogle County News
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Staff

Portrait of Valerie Chang

Valerie Chang

Interim Managing Director, U.S. Programs
Portrait of Laurie R. Garduque

Laurie R. Garduque

Director, Justice Reform
Portrait of Patrick Griffin

Patrick Griffin

Program Officer
Portrait of Soledad McGrath

Soledad McGrath

Program Officer
Portrait of Mary McClanahan

Mary McClanahan

Executive Secretary
Portrait of Stephen R. Stinson

Stephen R. Stinson

Program Administrator