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"FJD Sets Protocol For Resentencing Of Juvenile Lifers," by Max Mitchell, The Legal Intelligencer, May 25, 2016.

"New York Teenagers Dumped in Adult Jails," by The Editorial Board, The New York Times, May 21, 2016.

"Bill seeks to assure children have access to lawyer," by James Dawson, Delaware Public Media, May 15, 2016.

"States Move Toward Treating 17-Year-Old Offenders as Juveniles, Not Adults," by Erik Eckholm, The New York Times, May 13, 2016.

"A Special Part for Young Offenders," by Rick Kopstein, New York Law Journal, May 9, 2016.

"Louisiana Juvenile Defendant Age May Be Raised to 17," The Associated Press , May 7, 2016.

"Opinion: How black girls suffer when booted from school to juvenile detention centers," by Marcia Chatelain, The Washington Post, May 6, 2016.

"Los Angeles County Restricts Solitary for Juveniles," by Adam Nagourney and Timothy Williams, The New York Times, May 3, 2016.

"Gray Matter: Don’t Treat Young Adults as Teenagers," by Laurence Steinberg, Thomas Grisso, Elizabeth S. Scott, and Richard J. Bonnie, The New York Times, April 29, 2016.

"Funding Accord Reached Over Juvenile Lifers," by Max Mitchell, The Legal Intelligencer, April 26, 2016.

"State Launches New Type of Parole Hearings for Former Juvenile Offenders," by Christian Nolan, Connecticut Law Tribune, April 22, 2016.

"Bill addressing child interrogation may get new life," by Scott Broden, Daily News Journal, April 19, 2016.

"Solitary Confinement Is What Destroyed My Son, Grieving Mom Says," by Carrie Johnson, NPR, April 18, 2016.

"Blog: Providing the Best Legal Defense for Our Youth," by Mark Ridley-Thomas and Sheila Kuehl, The Huffington Post, April 13, 2016.

"Hundreds of Migrant Teens Are Being Held Indefinitely in Locked Detention," by Tyche Hendricks, KQED, April 11, 2016.

"The Battle Against Prisons for Kids," by Natasha Lennard, The Nation, April 11, 2016.

"Advocates and attorneys debate best approach to juvenile defense in L.A. County," by Abby Sewell, Los Angeles Times, April 5, 2016.

"A question of basic morality (or lack of it) on legal defense for juveniles," by The Times Editorial Board, Los Angeles Times, April 4, 2016.

"Report finds flaws in L.A. County's system for defending children accused of crimes," by Abby Sewell, Los Angeles Times, March 29, 2016.

"Florida 12-year-old arrested for pinching classmates' butt," by WKMG, CBS News, March 22, 2016.

"Judge bars state from adding boy to state's sex offender list," by Lori Pilger, Lincoln Journal Star, March 22, 2016.

"Guest column: We can’t afford to deny justice to Louisiana’s children," by Judge Jules D. Edwards III and Judge Patricia Koch, The Advocate, March 22, 2016.

"Maryland lawmakers explore options to limit stripping and shackling of juveniles," by Erica L. Green and Erin Cox, The Baltimore Sun, March 16, 2016.

"Juveniles in Maryland's justice system are routinely strip-searched and shackled," by Erica L. Green, The Baltimore Sun, March 13, 2016.

"Life without parole for New Orleans man convicted of killing at 15," by Ken Daley, The Times-Picayune, March 10, 2016.

"Bill passes to end prison-without-parole for minors," by Lee Davidson, The Salt Lake Tribune, March 10, 2016.

"Opinion: Raise Juvenile Jurisdiction Age to 17, Equifax Corporate Counsel Writes," by Jason Esteves, The Daily Report, March 8, 2016.

"Va. legislature passes bill to shield special-needs minors from some misdemeanor charges," by Jenna Portnoy, March 7, 2016.

"Thomas and Alito Follow Scalia's Lead on Juvenile Sentencing Cases," by Tony Mauro, Supreme Court Brief, March 7, 2016.

"The List," by Sarah Stillman, The New Yorker, March 14, 2016.

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