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  • Meet the Fellows: Maheen Kaleem

    News Articles February 9, 2015

    Recently, we spoke with Maheen Kaleem, Equal Justice Works Fellow, Human Rights Project for Girls, sponsored by Toyota Motor Corporation and Gibson, Dunn, and Crutcher, LLP. Maheen is a fellow in NJJN...

  • Youth Justice Reform Roundup | February, 2015

    News Articles February 4, 2015

    Member Publications From Playgrounds to Prisons: an Updated Look at School-Based Arrests in Arkansas, December 2014 - by Arkansas Advocates for Children & Families.   Preparing to Ra...

  • Youth Justice Job Announcements | February 2015

    News Articles February 4, 2015

    Internships at NJJN: Portland, OR: NJJN is looking for a graduate level communications intern based either in Washington, D.C. or Portland, OR. Click here to view position description. ...

  • Youth Justice Reform Roundup | January, 2015

    News Articles January 21, 2015

    NJJN-Related Publications Keep Children Out of Orleans Parish Prison - Louisiana Center for Children's Rights. LCCR successfully used this November 2014 publication as part of its successful effort...

  • Meet the Fellows: Ekundayo Igeleke

    News Articles January 20, 2015

    Recently, we spoke with Ekundayo Igeleke, Community Organizer for the New Abolitionist Association in Central Ohio. Ekundayo is a fellow in NJJN's Youth Justice Leadership Institute, a year-long progr...

  • Meet the New Members: Kansas, Missouri

    News Articles January 20, 2015

    We at NJJN are happy to introduce two of our newest member organizations! Kansas Appleseed expands NJJN’s reach into Kansas. a state previously unrepresented by NJJN, and Families and Frien...

  • Youth Justice Job Announcements | January, 2015

    News Articles January 13, 2015

    New York, NY: The New York City Department of Probation is looking for a new Deputy Commissioner for Adult Operations. View the position description here.  Oakland, CA: The National ...

  • E-Newsletter: Bill Would Reauthorize JJDPA & Increase Protections for Youth

    News Articles December 11, 2014

    Download our latest e-newsletter here (PDF).Here's what's inside: Bill would reauthorize JJDPA and Extend additional protections to youth in the juvenile justice system. Meet the fellows: Anthony ...

  • Meet the Fellows: Anthony DiMartino

    News Articles December 4, 2014

    Recently, we spoke with Anthony DiMartino, an administrative analyst in the Development Services Department for the City of Long Beach. Anthonyis a fellow in NJJN's Youth Justice Leadership Insti...

  • Juvenile Justice Reform Roundup

    News Articles December 4, 2014

    NJJN Publications & Announcements "Schools’ Discipline for Girls Differs by Race and Hue," - This article, which appeared in The New York Times on December 10, explores racial disp...