What’s New in Juvenile Justice? March 4 News Roundup

Posted by Patricia Rafferty
March 04, 2016

Do you need to catch up on juvenile justice news? We’ve compiled a list of recent news stories, so you can be up to date about what’s going on in juvenile justice.

NBA star Dwight Howard and the D12 Foundation visited Central Oklahoma Juvenile Center.

The proposed federal budget for 2017 renews various efforts to promote juvenile justice, including funding for states to implement the core protections of the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA).

An update of the Models for Change: Systems Reform in Juvenile Justice report The Supreme Court and the Transformation of Juvenile Sentencing is available following the Montgomery v. Louisiana decision.

The Juvenile Law Center (JLC) has released a report on the barriers and lasting impacts of having a juvenile record.

The online writing platform Medium will host a series of Digital Town Hall Meetings focusing on justice reforms.