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Bernardine Dohrn

Bernardine Dohrn

Bernardine Dohrn, Clinical Associate Professor of Law and immediate past director and founder of the Children and Family Justice Center, is a child advocate who teaches, lectures and write about children's law, juvenile justice, the needs and rights of youth, and international human rights. With Steven A. Drizin, she is cofounder of the Center on the Wrongful Convictions of Youth. She works to abolish the sentence of life without possibility of parole for juveniles with the Illinois Coalition for the Fair Sentencing of Children, and serves on the board of the National Coalition for the Fair Sentencing of Youth. Dohrn is engaged in research, writing, policy and advocacy to reduce the incarceration and out-of-home care of youth.

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Bernardine Dohrn

Bernardine Dohrn

Bernardine Dohrn, Clinical Associate Professor of Law and immediate past director and founder of the Children and Family Justice Center, is a child advocate who teaches, lectures and write about children's law, juvenile justice, the needs and rights of youth, and international human rights. With Steven A. Drizin, she is cofounder of the Center on the Wrongful Convictions of Youth. She works to abolish the sentence of life without possibility of parole for juveniles with the Illinois Coalition for the Fair Sentencing of Children, and serves on the board of the National Coalition for the Fair Sentencing of Youth. Dohrn is engaged in research, writing, policy and advocacy to reduce the incarceration and out-of-home care of youth.

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