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Conversation on Siblings Separated by Foster Care

Please join Child and Youth Advocates (CYA) on Monday, October 21 at 12 PM in Hauser 104 for a conversation with Kelley Lane, Executive Director of Sibling Connections.  Sibling Connections is the only organization in Massachusetts designed to promote the relationships of siblings separated by foster care. Ms. Lane will speak about her organization, as well as volunteer opportunities for HLS […]

Opportunity to Hear Oral Arguments at the MA Supreme Judicial Court on juvenile sentencing – 09/04

As some of you may be aware, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (SJC) will be hearing oral arguments this week on two cases involving juvenile sentencing, in light of the Supreme Court decision that mandatory live without parole for juveniles is unconstitutional.   One regards the retroactivity possibility, and the other involves the appropriate sentence […]