Abolishing Juvenile Life Without Parole
Louis Gibson isn’t taking his second chance for granted. After being sentenced as a child to die in prison, he’s living a life he didn’t think was possible just a few years ago.
Three LCCR Alumni Vying to Reshape New Orleans' Judiciary
An unprecedented number of current and former public defenders are on the ballot this year.
Rickey's New Path
Rickey was barely 10 years old when the police first put him in handcuffs.
East Baton Rouge Residents Challenge Use of Police K9s Against Kids
Tamekia Williams’ son still has nightmares from his encounter with the Baton Rouge Police Department last year.
Demand Justice for Tre'mall!
Four months after a Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s deputy shot 8th grader Tre’mall McGee in the back, no officer has been held accountable – but Tre’mall has been charged with resisting arrest. Tell the Sheriff and District Attorney that we need accountability and transparency NOW!
Take Action on Juvenile Justice Rollbacks!
State lawmakers are considering a number of dangerous laws at a time when the public cannot fully participate in the democratic process.
Tell Governor Edwards to #FreeOurYouth!
Over two dozen children in Louisiana's juvenile prisons have tested positive for COVID-19 and still the state has failed to act.
Over a Dozen Children in State Custody Test Positive
Louisiana's cases in juvenile prisons top the nation, by far.
Orleans Parish Juvenile Court is Closed. Here's What Clients & Families Need to Know.
Information is rapidly changing, but we want to share with you what we know, what we’re doing, and who you can reach out to with questions and concerns.
Community Resources Available During Crisis
Our social workers compiled information on resources available to the community during the COVID-19 pandemic.