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  • Cruel and Unusual: The Case Against Registering Kids as Sex Offenders

    American Bar Association's Criminal Justice magazine's Summer 2017 edition features an article by CYRR Director and Impact Justice Vice President Nicole Pittman, as well as Juvenile Law Center's Senior Supervising Attorney, Riya Saha Shah, about the harm of placing youth on the sex offender registry and the efforts being made to reform these laws.

    Nicole Pittman at University of South Dakota Law School Juvenile Justice Symposium

    The South Dakota Law Review and the USD School of Law presented a symposium to discuss issues associated with juveniles in the criminal justice system in the United States where CYRR Director and Impact Justice Vice President Nicole Pittman spoke about the harm of placing youth on the sex offender registry and the efforts being made to reform these laws.

    Guest Blog by Nicole Pittman and Eli Lehrer for Youth Transition Funders Group (YTFG)

    Nicole Pittman, Director of the Center on Youth Registration Reform writes a blog post for Youth Transition Funders Group (YTFG) with Eli Lehrer, President of the R Street Institute.

    LEF Exclusive Interview with Nicole Pittman of Impact Justice

    In this exclusive interview with Liberty Education Forum, Nicole Pittman, Director of the Center on Youth Registration Reform at Impact Justice, discusses her work and her vision for a more just criminal justice system in the United States.

    Injustice: How the Sex Offender Registry Destroys LGBT Rights

    Nicole Pittman co-authors article in the Advocate about queer youth being disproportionately labeled as sex offenders.

    Punishment That Doesn’t Fit the Crime

    CYRR Director Nicole Pittman featured in New York Times opinion piece about kids on sex offender registries.