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"The Fine Print in New York’s Raise the Age Law," by Eli Hager, The Marshall Project, April 14, 2017.

"‘Raise the Age,’ Now Law in New York, Is Still a Subject of Debate," by Jesse McKinley, The New York Times, April 10, 2017.

"ACLU: Washington Not Ensuring Kids Get Adequate Legal Help," by Gene Johnson, Associated Press, April 3, 2017.

"School Suspensions Have Plunged: We Don't Yet Know If That's Good News," by Anya Kamenetz, NPR, March 23, 2017.

"Why Young People of Color Are Central To 'Raising The Age' Debates," by Gene Demby, NPR, March 20, 2017.

"Crime and the Adolescent Brain," by The Editorial Board, The New York Times, March 11, 2017.

"Legislation to end life-without-parole for kids in Arkansas advances," by John Moritz, Arkansas Online, March 10, 2017.

"Judge takes chains off kids in court," by Deborah Yetter, Louisville Courier-Journal, March 10, 2017.

"Judge Halts Solitary Confinement for Juveniles in Upstate Jail," by Steve Viuker, New York Law Journal, February 24, 2017.

"Kids in Cuffs: Why Handcuff a Student With a Disability," by Hannah Rappleye, Brenda Breslauer, Stephanie Gosk, and Kenzi Abou-Sabe, February 20, 2017.

"Disabled teen rages, pounds on cell door and confounds Florida juvenile justice," by Carol Marbin Miller, Miami Herald, February 20, 2017.

"Sessions's hardline stance on youth incarceration at odds with public's views," by Jamiles Lartey, The Guardian, February 13, 2017.

"If Kids Ran Juvie," by Eli Hager, The Marshall Project, February 12, 2017.

"The Impressive Top-to-Bottom Makeover of the Massachusetts Juvenile Justice System," by Chris Peak, NationSwell, February 8, 2017.

"Police in Chicago Public Schools operate with no special training and little oversight," by Yana Kunichoff and City Bureau, Chicago Reader, February 1, 2017.

"Bill seeks to include juvenile defendants under Utah’s Indigent Defense Commission," by Jessica Miller, The Salt Lake Tribune, February 1, 2017.

"Time for Texas to 'Raise the Age' for adult crimes from 17 to 18," Grits For Breakfast Blog, January 30, 2017.

"Does Your School Arrest Students?," by Cory Turner, NPR, January 27, 2017.

"Commentary: What We Can Learn from the Amazing Drop in Juvenile Incarceration," by Ashley Nellis and Marc Mauer, The Marshall Project, January 24, 2017.

"Legislature Must Heed Court's Call on Juvenile Sentencing," by the Editorial Board, New Jersey Law Journal, January 23, 2017.

"How Mass Incarceration Pushes Black Children Further Behind in School," by Melinda D. Anderson, The Atlantic, January 16, 2017.

"N.J. High Court Ruling Creates Barrier to Life Sentences for Juveniles," by Corinne Ramey, The Wall Street Journal, January 11, 2017.

"Should juveniles be incarcerated with adults?," by Ivette Feliciano and Zachary Green, PBS NewsHour, January 8, 2017.

"In Missouri, students who bully could be charged with a felony," by Alejandra Matos, The Washington Post, January 6, 2017.

"Order In The Classroom: From Hall Monitors To Handcuffs," by 1A, WAMU, January 5, 2016.

"MacArthur Justice Center files lawsuit against Missouri Dept. of Corrections, argues parole proceedings for juvenile offenders are unconstitutional," by Rebecca Rivas, St. Louis American, December 31, 2016.

"How the Justice System Pushes Kids Out of Classrooms and Into Prisons," by Alia Wong, The Atlantic, December 28, 2016.

"The Long-Term Costs of Fining Juvenile Offenders," by Eric Markowitz, The New Yorker, December 24, 2016.

"Fighting at school could result in felony charge," KTVI, December 21, 2016.

"Guest Post: Some juvenile defendants still denied justice through lack of counsel," by Karol Mason and Lisa Foster, The Washington Post, December 20, 2016.

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