Youth Law Center Presents Summer Law Clerks and Intern

The Youth Law Center is pleased to present our six summer law clerks and intern for the Summer of 2008: Jennifer Chang, Northeastern University School of Law.  Christopher Church, Gonzaga University School of Law. Shay Fluharty, UC Davis School of Law. Kemi Mustapha, Washington University School of Law. Doug Weck, University of Pennsylvania School of Law Abe Fine, University […]

Posted Tuesday, May 27th, 2008

Carole Shauffer on NPR

Carole Shauffer was on NPR's Nation – "A Closer Look: Kids in Court" May 23, 2008.  To listen to what she had to say, here is the link:  http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=90776359

Posted Friday, May 23rd, 2008

She Turned Her Life Around – Incarceration Spurs Change

By Jennifer Gentile  |  The Reporter  —   Amanda Bell's life as a young adult was on a downward spiral. Now almost 27, the Vaca- ville resident was candid about past mistakes and her subsequent turnaround. She also openly acknowledged coming from a dysfunctional family and being a victim of molestation. "I was just always extremely angry," she said. […]

Posted Monday, May 12th, 2008

Youth Law Center Profiled in Final Haigh-Scatena Report

The Youth Law Center is one of the grantees profiled in the final Haigh-Scatena Foundation report, "40 Years of Funding Social Change."  The report captures the essence of what the Haigh-Scatena Foundation was trying to achieve through grants in the last forty years.

Posted Monday, May 5th, 2008