It is unjust and cruel, and contrary to Jewish values, to rush toward eviction where there is a less drastic alternative which could avoid eviction altogether.
It is important that we make sure that those of us who were not born in our community are as safe as those of us who were.
It is our sacred duty to treat children lovingly and humanely and doing so makes them healthier adults. Despite this, children do not have many rights in our society and here in Maryland we are [...]
#TestimonyTuesday: JUFJ Testimony in Support of Ensuring Children Go Through Juvenile Court, not Adult Court
The evidence is clear: sending children to courts designed for adults is harmful for children, detrimental to public safety, and grossly inefficient.