September E-Newsletter

Art of Advocacy DJ Announced! Our fun night under the stars will have everyone on the dance floor thanks to our newly-announced DJ—who is in eighth grade!  DJ Krazy, also known as James-Ryan, is a well-loved community figure who has performed at many city events, including the Los Angeles Annual Kite Festival, Summer Fest on…

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CLC Legislation On The Move

The CLC policy team is celebrating the progress of five bills working their way through the California State Assembly. AB 20, AB 448, AB 937, & AB 1512 all passed out of the Senate with unanimous support. AB 1756, previously AB 876, has passed out of both houses unanimously & is heading to the Governor’s…

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2023 Art of Advocacy Gala

We are just one month away from our annual Art of Advocacy Gala on October 19! The evening promises to be a night of delicious food, fun and inspiring words from our honorees and staff. This year, we are thrilled to be honoring Los Angeles Mayor Karen Bass as our Champion Award recipient. Throughout her career in…

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Dependency Legal News Vol. 19, No. 8

Review the most recent legal developments in dependency case law. Our talented in-house Writ Team provides an in-depth analysis on In re Damari Y., In re M.D.; In re Delilah D.; In re Jayden M. In re M.D.—filed 07/11/2023; Fourth Appellate Dist., Div. One Docket No. D081568; 93 Cal.App.5th 836Link to Case: https://www.courts.ca.gov/opinions/documents/D081568.PDFWHERE A PARENT…

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Dependency Legal News Vol. 19, No. 8

August E-Newsletter

The Art of Advocacy is right around the corner and tickets are now available for purchase! The evening promises to be a night of delicious food, fun and inspiring words from our honorees and staff. This year, we are thrilled to be honoring Los Angeles Mayor Karen Bass as our Champion Award recipient! Throughout her…

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August E-Newsletter

CLC Clients Part of Lawsuit Against Local and State Agencies

Several youth advocacy organizations have filed a lawsuit against local and state agencies responsible for providing child welfare and mental health services to youth in foster care in Los Angeles County. This lawsuit claims failures by these agencies to meet state and federal obligations around safe and appropriate housing, treatment and services, case planning, and…

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