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The Second Chance Act: Juvenile Reentry (Fact Sheet)

The Second Chance Act: Juvenile Reentry (Fact Sheet)

Recent efforts among state and local leaders to reduce the number of youth who are incarcerated have yielded impressive results: the national juvenile incarceration rate has been cut in half over the past decade. Yet state policymakers, practitioners, and advocates alike recognize that reforming the juvenile justice system requires more than incarcerating fewer youth.

“Ban the Box” Is a Fair Chance for Workers with Records

“Ban the Box” Is a Fair Chance for Workers with Records

This fact sheet from the National Employment Law Project answers frequently asked questions about the fair-chance policies, outlines the employment challenges facing those with criminals records, and the benefit of removing employment barriers for those individuals, but also for our society and the U.S. economy.