12Feb 12, 2001
Families and the New Administration
Participants discussed child welfare and how the Bush administration would approach the issue. Among the topics they addressed were education policy, faith based initiatives, adoption, and tax ...
50Mar 15, 2000
State Juvenile Crime Legislation
Mr. Bilchik talked about state juvenile crime laws in the wake of the passage of California’s Proposition 21, which lowered the age that children may be tried and incarcerated as ...
15Nov 29, 1999
Drug Free Communities Meeting
Participants talked about using federal grant money to develop community programs to combat drug abuse. Among the issues they addressed were building effective partnerships between local ...
47Jun 25, 1999
Children's Exposure to Violence
Participants talked about various ways children are exposed to violence and the problem of youth violence. Among the issues addressed were the ways in which children are exposed to violence, ...
11Mar 9, 1998
Attorney General Reno spoke about the increasing role of communities and their residents in the U.S. justice system. She said that community justice initiatives helps relieve the burden on the ...
382Dec 3, 1997
Child Abuse and Juvenile Delinquency
Officials from law enforcement, the justice system and child services met to talk about the link between child abuse and juvenile delinquency. Panelists examined whether victimized children are ...