Monday, January 16, 2012

Juveniles~Cruel and Unusual Punishment

http://www.opednews.com/articles/Cruel-and-Unusual-Punishme-by-Stephen-Lendman-120116-419.html

Excerpt-Please read full article

"Life in prison without the possibility of parole give no chance for fulfillment outside prison walls, no chance for reconciliation with society, no hope."

"A young person who knows that he or she has no chance to leave prison before life's end has little incentive to become a responsible individual."

It also said America "adheres to a sentencing practice rejected the world over."

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