Time for Justice for Children in New York
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Time for Justice for Children in New York

By Marian Wright Edelman and Melanie Hartzog NNPA Guest Columnists   Under New York’s juvenile…

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Feds: Baltimore Jail Illegally Keeping Teens in Solitary
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Feds: Baltimore Jail Illegally Keeping Teens in Solitary

Juliet Linderman, ASSOCIATED PRESS BALTIMORE (AP) — Teenagers awaiting trial on adult charges in Baltimore…

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Supreme Court Will Hear Case Involving Life Sentences without Parole for Juveniles
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Supreme Court Will Hear Case Involving Life Sentences without Parole for Juveniles

Robert Barnes, THE WASHINGTON POST   WASHINGTON (The Washington Post)—The Supreme Court said Friday that…

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Budgets Pressures Lead to Less Incarceration of Black Youth
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Budgets Pressures Lead to Less Incarceration of Black Youth

by Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Dwindling state budgets have had an…

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