O’Toole to Retire after 35 Years at Nat’l Center for Youth Law
After more than three decades at the California-based National Center for Youth Law, John O’Toole announced today that he would retire this summer. “While I still love my work, I want to leave while I’m healthy so that my wife Jean and I can enjoy ourselves and do the things we don’t have time for now,” said O’Toole, in a statement issued by NYCL today.
Katie A. Part Two: Sun Sets, Perhaps Prematurely, on State Settlement
Yesterday, we began a three-part look at Katie A. v Bonta, a class-action lawsuit over mental health services for California children involved in the child welfare system. Los Angeles County settled with plaintiffs in 2003; the state settled on behalf of the other 57 counties in 2011.