Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Iowa governor Terry Branstad defies US supreme court on juvenile sentencing

http://www.guardian.co.uk/law/2012/jul/22/iowa-governor-defies-juvenile-sentencing?newsfeed=true

Please read FULL article, it appears this is a violation of the recent supreme court ruling.

Quote   Branstad, a Republican, wielded his executive powers last week to ensure, in effect, that none of the 38 juvenile murderers in Iowa who were sentenced to die in captivity will ever become free.



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