Legal Assistance for Homeless Youth: An Interview with Casey Trupin

Homeless youth can find themselves in a variety of legal situations, facing criminal charges or defending their rights.

Casey Trupin, program officer of Raikes Foundation and special advisor to the American Bar Association's Commission on Homelessness, discusses ways that service providers can help young people access legal aid.

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