Thursday, July 12, 2012

Juvenile Justice: Why Juvenile Life Without Parole Sentences are a Mistake

http://yulr.org/juvenile-justice-why-juvenile-life-without-parole-sentences-are-a-mistake/


“All they want is a second chance”- Steven Watt,
Senior Staff Attorney, American Civil Liberties Union’s Human Rights Program

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"To cast a 15 year old away to die in prison is to submit to the idea that we as a society are unable to apply the judgment, maturity and justice to these children that we unforgivingly expect of them."

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