Juvenile

Oregon Legislature Passes a Deception Bill that Prevents Police from Lying to Youth During Interrogations

Oregon Legislature Passes a Deception Bill that Prevents Police from Lying to Youth During Interrogations  In June, Oregon became the second state to pass a deception bill that prevents law enforcement from lying to people under the age of 18 during interrogations. The bill bans false promises of leniency and false claims about the existence …

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Too Many Youth Are Being Charged as Adults

With the annual number of minors being charged as adults at 76,000, it is clear that change is needed. Over the past 12 years, the number of youths being charged as adults has dropped 70%. While this change has been incredible, there is still room for improvement. Most of these children and teens are being …

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Prescott Homeowners’ Association Forces Orphaned Teen Out of Grandparents’ Home

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]A recently orphaned 15 year-old teenager in Prescott is being forced out of his grandparents’ home by their HOA because of age restrictions.[/vc_column_text][vc_separator][vc_column_text]In Prescott, AZ, a teen who lost his parents a year ago has been staying with his grandparents ever since. Their home is in a community that has a 19+ age requirement, of …

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