Global Youth Justice Launches 250 Youth Court Websites

In conjunction with the American Bar Association, Global Youth Justice recently helped local youth courts in 41 states launch websites to promote their juvenile justice diversion programs. More than 1,400 communities and tribes worldwide currently operate a youth justice program associated with their local peer, student, youth, or teen courts. These courts train teenagers to be judges, prosecutors, attorneys, and jurors who handle low-level offenses committed by their peers, promote accountability and peer leadership, and provide access to youth resources. To learn more, click here