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Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Parents’ Attorneys – Interested in Attending the First Ever Family Defense Leadership Workshop? »
  The University of Michigan Law School’s Child Advocacy Law Clinic is hosting a Family Defense Leadership Worksho...
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Rauner to close troubled downstate youth detention center [Chicago Tribune] »
  After a drop in the number of juvenile offenders, Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner has announced that the state wi...
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
NACC Is Seeking a Legal Intern for the Summer of 2016 »
  NACC is seeking a motivated and highly organized legal intern for the summer, June to August 2016. This individu...
Monday, February 15, 2016
Trust: The Most Powerful Opponent of Teen Dating Violence [NACC Blog] »
  February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJF...
Friday, February 12, 2016
Investing in Tomorrow: Helping Families Build Savings and Assets [Annie E. Casey Foundation] »
  According to this policy brief from the Annie E. Casey Foundation, federal policies to help families save and bu...
Thursday, February 11, 2016
How School Suspensions Push Black Students Behind [The Atlantic] »
  This article details a new study indicating that racial disparities in school suspensions may play a key role in...
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Obama Will Seek $11 Billion for Homeless Families [NY Times] »
  Nationwide, roughly 64,000 families are homeless, including approximately 123,000 children. This article outline...
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
NACC Has a Twitter Page! »
  If you’ve been paying close attention over the past couple of weeks, you may have noticed that we added a Twitte...
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
How Community Collaboration Can Improve Response to Teen Dating Violence [NCJFCJ Blog] »
  February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month, and the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (...
Monday, February 08, 2016
Teen Dating Violence – Telling the Story to the Judge [NACC Blog] »
  February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJF...
Friday, February 05, 2016
Recovery High School: It’s Time to Invest in Our Youth [Huffington Post] »
  This article discusses the emergence of Recovery High Schools as a resource to support youth experiencing substa...
Friday, February 05, 2016
2016 CWLS Exams Are Open »
  Attention CWLS applicants. The 2016 exam season is under way.   For more information on the certifi...
Thursday, February 04, 2016
This L.A. County program may have kept some at-risk youths out of legal trouble [Los Angeles Times] »
This article examines the successes and failures of child welfare officials and criminal justice experts in Los Angeles Co...
Thursday, February 04, 2016
Early Registration for the 39th National Child Welfare, Juvenile and Family Law Conference Is Open! »
  Save $75 on member or non-member registration when you sign up by March 31, 2016. In addition, attendees who reg...
Wednesday, February 03, 2016
Deadline for Conference Abstracts Extended Until February 15th »
  The abstract submission deadline for the 39th National Child Welfare, Juvenile and Family Law Conference has bee...
Tuesday, February 02, 2016
When the government steps in to separate parents from children – permanently [NPR / Michigan Radio] »
  Vivek Sankaran, NACC Member and Director of the Child Advocacy Law Clinic at the University of Michigan, was rec...
Tuesday, February 02, 2016
8 Things Every Judge Should Know About Teen Dating Violence [NCJFCJ Blog] »
  February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month, and the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (...
Monday, February 01, 2016
NACC Signs On to Comments Submitted to Dept. of Education Regarding the Every Student Succeeds Act »
On January 21st, the NACC and an assortment of likeminded organizations submitted comments to the U.S. Department of Educa...
Monday, February 01, 2016
Ban on Solitary Confinement + Montgomery v. Louisiana = Big Week for Juvenile Justice [NACC Blog] »
  In this week’s post, NACC Senior Staff Attorney Andrew Yost highlights two significant events from last week – t...
Friday, January 29, 2016
Baby Doe [The New Yorker] »
  NACC Member Catherine Krebs offered this message via the NACC Listserv:   In case you have not seen i...
Friday, January 29, 2016
Time Is Running Out – Monday Is the Deadline for Abstract Submissions »
The deadline to submit abstracts for the 39th National Child Welfare, Juvenile Justice and Family Law Conference is Monday...
Thursday, January 28, 2016
How Marsha Levick Changed the Face of Juvenile Justice [Philadelphia Inquirer] »
  In this article from the Philadelphia Inquirer , Marsha Levick, NACC Member and Founder of the Juvenile Law Cen...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Lawsuit Alleges Expelled Students Get Substandard Education [Youth Today] »
  Two families are suing the state of Connecticut, alleging that students who are expelled from public schools rec...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Why I Became a CWLS – Simona Snyder »
  The NACC is proud to announce our newest Child Welfare Law Specialist – Simona Snyder. Here’s what she had to sa...
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Guess Who Joined the NACC Team and Then Ran Off to Get Hitched? »
  Amanda Parker…er Butler, our brand new administrative and programs coordinator just got back from her winter wed...
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Obama bans solitary confinement for juveniles in federal prisons [Washington Post] »
  Yesterday President Obama announced a ban on solitary confinement for juvenile offenders in the federal prison s...
Monday, January 25, 2016
Opinion analysis: Further limit on life sentences for youthful criminals [SCOTUS Blog] »
The Supreme Court ruled today that its decision in Miller v. Alabama – which held that mandatory sentences of life witho...
Monday, January 25, 2016
The NACC Conference: Child Welfare, Juvenile Justice, Family Law and You [NACC Blog] »
  In this week’s post, Executive Director Kendall Marlowe discusses the steps we’re taking to make our upcoming co...
Friday, January 22, 2016
Human Trafficking and Sexual Exploitation in Indian Country [ACF] »
Native communities are at increased risk of human trafficking and sexual exploitation. Find out what the Administration fo...
Friday, January 22, 2016
"Making A Murderer": Justice Weeps [Huffington Post] »
NACC Member Marsha Levick was published yesterday in the Huffington Post. The focus of her article is the Netflix document...
Thursday, January 21, 2016
New Opinion from the Michigan Court of Appeals Recognizes that a Parent Can Have a Due Process Right »
NACC Member Vivek Sankaran offered this message via the NACC Listserv:   Hi everyone, I wanted to pass along th...
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Stop Solitary Confinement of Youth [ACLU – Petition] »
The ACLU and the Student Alliance for Prison Reform (SAPR) have launched a campaign to pressure the Attorney General to ba...
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Every Student Succeeds Act Brings Modest Progress on School Exclusions [NACC Child Law Blog] »
Josh Gupta-Kagan highlights a provision in the Every Student Succeeds Act requiring schools to report on suspensions, expu...
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Mississippi Fights to Keep Control of Its Beleaguered Child Welfare System [New York Times] »
Mississippi is one of 19 states facing system-wide lawsuits. This article details Mississippi’s history of failings, as we...
Monday, January 18, 2016
Joshua (DeShaney) Braam: Honoring the Person and Reconsidering the Case... [NACC Child Law Blog] »
In this week’s post, Josh Gupta-Kagan, NACC member and regular blog contributor, discusses the impact of the Supreme Court...

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