Through a cooperative agreement between BJA and Impact Justice

Meeting the Youthful Inmate Standard: Implications for Operations, Promising Practices and the Law

Date / Time
Webinar Location
Presenter (s)
Prof. Brenda V. Smith, Director, The Project on Addressing Prison Rape
Co-Presenters, TBA

Content of the Webinar: This webinar focuses on the content and application of the Youthful Inmate standard.  During the webinar, Prof. Smith and co-presenters will: (1) review the youthful inmate standard 115.14; (2) discuss the particulars of youthful inmates in custodial settings—gender, settings and age; (3) outline models for housing youthful inmates; (4) discuss operational strategies for keeping youthful inmates safe in adult settings; and (5) discuss legal issues related to housing and protection of youthful inmates.

Who Should Attend:

This webinar is open to correctional professionals and agencies, individuals and organizations working with youth in adult custodial settings, attorneys, advocates and others interested in these issues.

How to Register:
To register for this event go to:

We will be taking pre-submitted questions for this webinar. You can submit questions to until 5pm EST on Friday December 12, 2014. Preference will be given to these questions.  We will take real time questions as time permits during the session. We look forward to your participation!

To view the power point slides from this webinar, click here