The Cost of Liberty: Bail in the Juvenile Court

When:  Sep 10, 2019 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (ET)
Nineteen states and territories allow money bail in the juvenile system. This workshop will help educate participants of the findings presented in two reports from the National Juvenile Defender Center - A Right to Liberty: Reforming Juvenile Bail and Facilitators Checklist for Juvenile Defenders. The workshop will also cover the harms of detention and the consequences of money bail.

  • Mary Ann Scali, Executive Director, National Juvenile Defender Center
  • Aneesa Khan, Gault Fellow, National Juvenile Defender Center
  • Meghan Guevara, Vice President, Pretrial Justice Institute


Bryan Taylor