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May 10, 2022

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Support YLC During National Foster Care Month!

May is National Foster Care Month, a time to recognize and highlight the experiences of...

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April 27, 2022

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New YLC Report Finds Rampant Abuse in TN Facility

YLC's new investigative report with Disability Rights Tennessee exposes the inhumane and abusive treatment of...

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April 5, 2022

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Join us at the 2022 QPI Virtual National Conference!

The Youth Law Center's Quality Parenting Initiative invites your participation in the 2022 QPI Virtual...

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February 9, 2022

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Settlement reached with Fresno County to strengthen public’s participation in juvenile justice planning

The Youth Law Center is pleased to announce a settlement agreement reached by Fresno County...

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January 20, 2022

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New YLC Publication: THP-NMD – An Advocacy Guide to Preventing Involuntary Exits

YLC has created a new resource, THP-NMD: An Advocacy Guide to Preventing Involuntary Exits, developed...

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October 29, 2021

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YLC files lawsuit against Fresno County

YLC and the law firm Baker McKenzie have filed a lawsuit against Fresno County to...

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October 18, 2021

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Victory! AB 1140 Signed into Law

YLC joins other advocates in celebrating Governor Newsom’s signing of Assemblymember Robert Rivas’ Assembly Bill...

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September 9, 2021

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YLC Supporting Legislation That Will Extend Access to Chafee Services Until Age 27

“The pandemic has intensified every inequity for youth exiting foster care to crisis levels --...

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September 1, 2021

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Six Ways to Ensure Transition Aged Youth Leverage Federal Support During and Post-Pandemic

YLC's Policy Director, Jenny Pokempner, recently authored a piece for the American Bar Association outlining...

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July 28, 2021

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New YLC resources on COVID-19 economic aid for youth and families

Youth Law Center has recently developed a series of resources related to the various economic benefits...

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