Sunday, February 3, 2013

Life in prison at age 15~~~Juvenile Law Reform

http://justice4juveniles.wordpress.com/2013/02/02/life-in-prison/

Excerpt....PLEASE read full article......Children CAN change/do better, with the guidance and rehabilative efforts, to help them become productive members of society, life in prison is NOT the solution. A "chance" many NEVER had since birth. Juvenile law reform IS imperative, to save our nation's children from doom and DEATHS.

"It is important that I now also tell you Wendy is serving a life sentence in Texas for a crime that occurred when she had just turned 15-years-old. She resides at the Christina Melton Crain Unit in Gatesville, Texas. The academic and personal achievements describe Wendy as the person she is today. Everything she has accomplished has taken place in prison and though she has reason to feel proud, her positive growth is forever shadowed in her mind  by her involvement in a crime that took place in September of 1983............"

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