Tuesday, January 22, 2008

CHILDREN SENTENCED TO LIFE W/OUT PAROLE

http://www.denverpost.com/education/ci_8002773 A teen's crime, a lifetime to pay New sentencing rules won't help 48 offenders

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In a nation like ours, we believe in giving kids second chances. Our laws, however, don't reflect this commitment. Today, the U.S. is the only Western nation that allows for children to be sentenced to life without parole.

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