Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Life Without Parole: For Juveniles, 5 Tough Counties

Just five counties in America are responsible for a quarter of the nation’s juvenile life-without-parole sentences, a new report alleges, more evidence of the power local prosecutors have over incarceration rates and the lives of young inmates. The Supreme Court is about to tackle the constitutionality of such sentences, TMP’s Beth Schwartzapfel reports.

More:  https://www.themarshallproject.org/2015/09/22/life-without-parole-for-juveniles-5-tough-counties

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