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Public Health and the Law

May 6, 2015

Public health law has deep historical roots, but it has only recently emerged as a distinct area of legal study. Part of what distinguishes public health law is its focus on prevention and populations: whereas healthcare law generally focuses on the delivery of treatment to individual patients, public health law generally focuses on preventing injury and disease by lowering health risks among ...

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Models for Change: Systems for Juvenile Justice Reform

May 6, 2015

Originally launched in 2004, Models for Change is a multi-state initiative, that works to create and guide advances in the juvenile justice system. Funded by the John T. and Catherine D. MacArthur Foundation, the project is focused on creating a more fair, effective, rational and developmentally appropriate system. Using research and detailed evidence for how to effectively improve outcomes for ...