Prof. Andrew Schepard Participates in 2010 Meeting of ABA Commission on Youth at Risk

Andrew Schepard, Professor of Law and Director of the Center for Children, Families and the Law

On Thursday, November 11th and Friday, November 12th ProfessorAndrew Schepard participated in the annual meeting of the American Bar Association’s Commission on Youth at Risk. Professor Schepard serves as Chair of the Policy Committee and Chair of the Advisory Committee. At this meeting, the Commission on Youth at Risk agreed to sponsor two major policy resolutions at the ABA House of Delegates. The first is on bullying and the second is on youth courts. Hofstra Law students drafted the reports in support of both resolutions.