Sunday, March 2, 2014

Judges, prosecutors and wardens go to bat for Michigan's juvenile lifers

http://www.freep.com/article/20140302/COL04/303010015/juvenile-lifers-Michigan-Supreme-Court-mandatory-life-without-parole-Miller-v-Alabama

Excerpt......PLEASE read FULL article

"In two extraordinary friend-of-the-court briefs, more than 100 former judges, prosecutors and corrections officials say federal law mandates new sentencing hearings not just for the three prisoners whose cases the Michigan Supreme Court will hear Thursday morning, but for 360 others sentenced to mandatory life terms under the same statute.........."
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IMO, it is blatant discrimination NOT to allow ALL juvenile lifers that "chance", it is imperative for juvenile "law reform", to help save them from DOOM & DEATHS.

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