Tag:Children

Prof. Abrams Named Vice-Chair of Division of Youth Services Advisory Board

June 3rd, 2014

Prof. Doug Abrams has been named vice-chair of the bipartisan 15-member advisory board of the Missouri Division of Youth Services (DYS), which is part of the state Department of Social Services.  He has served on the board since

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Missouri Juvenile Justice Association Renames Prof. Abrams to Board

May 22nd, 2014

Prof. Doug Abrams has been renamed to a third three-year term on the board of directors of the Missouri Juvenile Justice Association (MJJA). He also serves on the board’s executive committee. Through educational outreach, legislative advocacy, professional

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Prof. Abrams Publishes Fifth Edition of Children and the Law Casebook

May 13th, 2014

West Academic has published the fifth edition of Children and the Law: Doctrine, Policy and Practice, the lead author for which is Prof. Doug Abrams. One prominent reviewer has called it “an excellent casebook that really does

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Zero Tolerance Policies Subject of Prof. Mitchell’s Presentation

April 15th, 2014

Prof. S. David Mitchell presented a work-in-progress, “Zero Tolerance Policies: Criminalizing Childhood and Disenfranchising the Next Generation of Citizens,” at the Midwestern People of Color Legal Scholarship held at the Indiana Tech Law School in Fort Wayne.

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Prof. Abrams Continues to Blog About “Celebrating Diversity in Youth Sports”

April 11th, 2014

In his “Youth Sports Heroes of the Month” blog column for April, Prof. Doug Abrams features a Colorado high school soccer team whose girls supported a Muslim teammate who was ejected by referees who ruled that her

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