Law and Order
Thu April 17, 2014
States Are Spotty In Following High Court Lead On Juvenile Sentencing
Originally published on Thu April 17, 2014 7:06 pm
The Supreme Court has recently ruled that mandatory life sentences, without parole, for juveniles are unconstitutional, but states have varied in how they've complied with these decisions. Cara Drinan, an associate professor of law at the Catholic University of America, explains more.