Dual jurisdiction

Bill to Extend Foster Care Benefits for Probation Youth Clears California Senate Committee

Article appearing in Chronicle of Social Change on SB 12, bill to grant extended foster care benefits to probation supervised youth. MORE

Angel Enters Foster Care through Probation's Door

Article in Chronicle of Social Change about pending legislation, SB 12, to extend foster care benefits to probation involved youth. MORE

Widening Door on Extended Foster Care for Probation Youth

Articlein Chronicle of Social Change on how SB 12 will make it easier for foster youth in probation to get extended foster care benefits. MORE

AB 388 Chaptered Text

Text of AB 388, bill requiring oversight on the use of law enforcement in group homes, limiting the unnecessary secure detention of foster youth and providing the same protections for foster youth tha... MORE

Letter from YLC sponsoring AB 388

Letter to Assembly Member Wesley Chesbro co-sponsoring SB 388 MORE

YLC Comments to ABA Juvenile Justice Standards Relating to Crossover, Dual Jurisdiction and Multisystem Youth

Youth Law Center comments on the ABA TASK FORCE ON JUVENILE JUSTICE STANDARDS RELATING TO CROSSOVER, DUAL-JURISDICTION AND MULTI-SYSTEM YOUTH. MORE

Letter to CPOC re AB 129 (Dual Status Children)

This letter spells out YLC's concerns about the Draft All County Information Notice on the implementation of AB 129 (Dual Status Children). MORE

Letter re Mary Graham Children's Center

Letter summarizing concerns at the Mary Graham Children's Center around the number of children who end up in the juvenile justice system. MORE