ADA@25 Impact and Implications for People with Disabilities Involved in the Justice System

On the 25th Anniversary of the ADA the Vera Institute's Center on Victimization and Safety looks back at the impact of this landmark legislation and looks forward to understand how to increase access to justice for disabled and Deaf communities.


Compassion, Not Confinement

How States and Localities Can Help Ensure Humane Housing for Unaccompanied Immigrant Children Awaiting Family Reunification

In the first five months of 2021, about 65,000 children were apprehended by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) after arriving in the United States unaccompanied by a parent or legal guardian. These children come to the United States seeking protection, stability, and a chance to reunite with their families, but are instead processed at federa ...

  • Shaina Aber, Lauren Esterle, Derek Loh
June 16, 2021