Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Juvenile injustice: The ruling on mandatory life should be retroactive

Excerpt.....PLEASE read FULL article.......Children DO deserve a "chance"

"Juveniles are far more impulsive than adults — as every parent knows — and less equipped to grasp the consequences of their actions. Moreover, no judge or jury can predict what a 15-year-old convicted of murder will become at the age of 35, 45 or 55......."
Justice must be tempered with "compassion and mercy"
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