Jay Blitzman

First Justice, Massachusetts Juvenile Court

Stories by Jay Blitzman

We need truth and reconciliation

It’s time to act on school-to-prison pipeline

Legislature must seize the opportunity for ‘expungement’ reform

Police reform bill can improve 2018 change on clearing juvenile records

It’s time to raise the age

Good for youth, costs less, and better protects public safety

Police aren’t needed in schools

Use of officers undermines educational mission

Where you live matters

Zip codes are key factor in assessing risk