Juvenile Law Center

What We Do

Promoting Second Chances

Challenging the disclosure of juvenile records and promoting community and school re-entry for youth in the justice system.

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What We Do

Keeping Kids in the Community

Reducing referrals to the juvenile and adult justice systems and decriminalizing typical adolescent behavior.

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What We Do

Fairness and Due Process

Fighting for procedural due process, access to counsel, and promoting racial and economic justice.

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What We Do

Protecting Incarcerated Youth

Ensuring safe, humane and supportive conditions for incarcerated youth.

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Where We Work

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