Advocates Gala 2024 Was A Success!

Thank you to everyone who joined us at Advocates Gala 2024 for a beautiful evening of live music, delicious food, community gathering and hope for the future as we listened to inspiring words from our honoree Scott Moak and featured speakers Janay Eustace and Justice Shama Mesiwala. To watch their inspiring conversation, click here. A…

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Dependency Legal News Vol. 20, No. 5

Review the most recent legal developments in dependency case law. Our talented in-house Writ Team provides an in-depth analysis on In re S.G., H.A. v. Superior Court, In re Kieran S. In re S.G.—published 3/28/24; Second Dist., Div. ThreeDocket No. B330106; 100 Cal.App.5th 1298Link to case: https://www.courts.ca.gov/opinions/documents/B330106.PDFSECTIONS 366.26 AND 388 DO NOT VIOLATE A MINOR…

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May 2024 Newsletter

Advocates Gala 2024 Was A Success! Thank you to everyone who filled the room with warmth and joy at the Advocates Gala in Sacramento! CLC hosted a beautiful evening of community and commitment to children. The award-winning Grant High School Drumline kicked off the event, followed by an award ceremony in honor of Community Hero,…

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Dependency Legal News Vol. 20, No. 4

Review the most recent legal developments in dependency case law. Our talented in-house Writ Team provides an in-depth analysis on In re F.V., In re P.L., F.K. v. Sup. Ct., In re Ca.M, In re F.V.—published 3/5/2024; Second Dist., Div. OneDocket No. B329192; 100 Cal.App.5th 219Link to Case: https://www.courts.ca.gov/opinions/documents/B329192.PDFPREVIOUS ACTS OF NEGLIGENCE, STANDING ALONE, DO…

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April 2024 Newsletter

Join Us For Advocates Gala 2024 in Sacramento! We are exactly one month away from CLC’s annual Advocates Gala, and the evening is going to be so exciting! We are thrilled to honor the beloved Scott Moak as our Community Hero honoree for all the work he has done to empower and uplift children and…

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CLC Response to Inaccurate Report About Court Appointed Attorneys For California Children

Children’s Law Center of California (CLC) disputes several inaccuracies contained in a report entitled “Out of Sight, Out of Mind When Children in Foster Care in California Don’t Meet Their Court Appointed Attorneys” released April 16 by Advokids, Western Center on Law and Poverty, and Akin Gump. Unfortunately, the publication relies on flawed methodology, faulty…

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March 2024 Newsletter

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA ADVOCATES GALA 2024 FIRST FIRESIDE CHAT SPEAKER ANNOUNCED! Something new will happen at this year’s Advocates Gala! We’re excited to host a fireside chat during CLC’s annual Northern California fundraiser, which benefits CLC’s clients in the Sacramento and Placer County foster care systems. This dynamic conversation will feature a leader in child welfare, who will…

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