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Nominations for 2018 Robert O. Dawson Visionary Leadership Award

The Juvenile Law Section is seeking nominations for the 2018 Robert O. Dawson Visionary Leadership Award. This award goes to an individual who has unselfishly devoted time to the cause of juvenile justice in Texas. Persons deserving nomination are those who advocate for justice for Texas’ juveniles; those who promote legislation advancing the juvenile justice […]

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Council Position Nominations

The nominating committee of the Juvenile Council is meeting throughout the month of October to select a panel for Council positions, including officers. Please send any nomination to Riley Shaw at the following e-mail: rshaw@tarrantcountytx.gov. Please include a current email of your nominee and a brief description of your reasons for nominating this person. Nominations must […]

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Juvenile Records Laws

Juvenile Records Law: Posted August 31, 2017 Updates to juvenile records laws go into effect on September 1, 2017. A section by section analysis is available in the 2017 Special Legislative Newsletter, posted under Resources on this site. The analysis begins on page 103. Highlights of the law are below. The records in the Juvenile Justice […]

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