President Obama Bans Solitary Confinement of Youth in Federal Prisons

Blog Post

The Casey Foundation has been urging all facilities housing children to end the practice of solitary confinement. President Obama’s decision this week to ban the practice of holding young people in solitary confinement in federal prisons makes significant progress in eliminating this inhumane practice for young people.

January 26, 2016

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Report Highlights Family Leaders’ Fight for Change in Juvenile Justice

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This report by the Institute for Policy Studies exposes the devastation on families when they try partnering for their incarcerated kids traversing the juvenile justice system. Once seen as an afterthought, families now are emerging as savvy and determined leaders in a movement to transform the juvenile justice playing field. 

May 6, 2016

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Talking Juvenile Justice Reform

A FrameWorks Message Memo

Report

This FrameWorks report offers specific, tested recommendations to build public understanding of juvenile justice reform. A related toolkit explains how to implement the recommendations using examples from the juvenile justice field.

June 30, 2016

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