Monday, April 25, 2011

Children caught up in the "system"


And earlier this month, the Senate Public Safety Committee in Sacramento approved a bill by Sen. Leland Yee, D-San Francisco, that would allow courts to review the cases of juveniles sentenced to life without parole after 10 years, potentially allowing some to receive a new sentence of 25 years to life. Its next committee hearing is scheduled for May 2.

Children DO deserve a "chance", LWOP is a "slow death" sentence.

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