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Should 11-year-olds be charged with adult crimes? - CNN.com

www.cnn.com/2015/10/14/opinions/holloway-charging-juveniles-as-adults/

Oct 14, 2015 ... The risk of suicide is likewise much higher for juveniles in adult jails. .... he knew what he was doing and so he should be charged as an adult.

Teens Should Absolutely Be Tried as Adults When They Commit ...

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Some say stop trying them as adults and try them as juveniles, others say they must be tried as adults when they commit adult crimes. I believe that teens should  ...

Should juveniles be tried as adults? | Debate.org

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Indicate whether or not you believe juveniles should be tried as adults in American courts of law.

Should Juveniles Ever Be Treated As Adults - American Bar ...

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jurisdiction” over serious juvenile offenders. If a juvenile judge waives jurisdiction , the juvenile offender is trans- ferred to criminal court to be tried as an adult.

Should a Child Offender Be Treated as an Adult? - The New York ...

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Oct 24, 2014 ... In some parts of the country children are automatically charged as adults ... in the juvenile justice system as well and that they should be offered ...

Should Young Murder Suspects Be Tried As Adults? | WBUR

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Nov 5, 2013 ... “Kids could only be transferred from juvenile to adult court if a judge ... Should a 14-year-old accused of murdering his teacher be tried as an ...

Violent Juveniles Should Be Tried as Adults (From Violence ...

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Annotation: Violent juveniles should be tried as adults, and court proceedings and criminal records of violent juvenile offenders should be open to the public.

Adult Punishments for Juveniles - NYTimes.com

www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2012/06/05/when-to-punish-a-young-offender-and-when-to-rehabilitate/adult-punishments-for-juveniles

Jun 5, 2012 ... When minors commit violent crimes, should they be treated differently from adults ? Is prison effective as a punishment or a deterrent for ...

Should Adolescents be Tried as Adults? - EAPL Student Society ...

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Adolescents between the ages of 14 and 16 should be held responsible for their actions ... “An estimated 200,000 juveniles are tried as adults yearly and receive  ...

Two 13-Year-Old Girls Are Being Tried As Adults. Here's Why That ...

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Aug 12, 2015 ... In Wisconsin, any juvenile over 10 years old charged with homicide or ... cases should be moved, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

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Life in Prison: Should Juvenile Offenders Be Tried in Adult Courts ...

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Jul 12, 2010 ... Across the United States, hundreds of young juvenile criminals are facing life in prison as the debate over whether juveniles should be tried as ...

Children in Prison | Equal Justice Initiative

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Children as young as 13 years old have been tried as adults and sentenced to die ... for sentencing juveniles to this harshest possible penalty will be uncommon . ... adults in jails and prisons is indefensible, cruel, and unusual, and it should be  ...

Stats - Does Treating Kids Like Adults Make A Difference? | Juvenile ...

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A 1996 Texas study found that juveniles sentenced in adult court did receive longer terms than they would have received in juvenile court. However, for all ...