“‘Raise the Age’ is Now the Law in North Carolina” by Professor LaToya Powell

From the “On the Civil Side” blog, Professor LaToya Powell has posted a new article regarding Raise the Age in North Carolina.  In this article, Professor Powell breaks down the Juvenile Justice Reinvestment Act, discussing recommendations from the North Carolina Commission on the Administration of Law and Justice, adjustments to NCCALJ’s recommendations that were included in the final bill, and a short but detailed summary of each section of the law, including when each part will go into effect.  In her summary, Professor Powell also acknowledges some issues with the language of the bill.  Please take a moment to read the full post here.

 

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