Automatic sealing of juvenile records approved

 March 21, 2019 Sen. Patty Pansing Brooks, LB354 A bill that will tighten the process of sealing juvenile adjudication records in Nebraska passed March 21. Read More.  Sen. Patty Pansing Brooks LB354, introduced by Lincoln Sen. Patty Pansing Brooks, requires that any...

Skutt grad writes Notre Dame thesis on human trafficking in Nebraska

By Alli Davis / World-Herald staff writer  February 17,2019 Mary Ninneman has seen the faces of human trafficking. After her freshman year at Notre Dame, Ninneman, now a senior history and political science student, traveled to Thailand through Air Force ROTC to work...

OPS policy, state law give different instructions for reporting abuse

By Joe Dejka / World-Herald staff writer February 18, 2019  If you see something, say something. Omaha Public Schools officials pounded that message home to employees after a teacher at Fontenelle Elementary School was arrested last fall on suspicion of molesting...