In January 2015, UPLC and the MacArthur Justice Center settled a case that now requires Illinois to provide attorneys (at the state's expense) to juveniles who are accused of violating their parole. Our staff continues to monitor the implementation of the court’s orders.
Attorneys: Alan Mills (Uptown People's Law Center), Alexa Van Brunt, Sheila A. Bedi (Roderick and Solange MacArthur Justice Center)
Date Filed: April 21, 2014
Court: U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Judge: Judge Andrea R. Wood
Case Number: 12 C 8523