Indicate whether or not you believe juveniles should be tried as adults in
American courts of law.
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
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 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
rate system of justice for juveniles that would emphasize reha- bilitation over ... or
when—juveniles should be tried as adults has been the subject of much ...
Annotation: Violent juveniles should be tried as adults, and court proceedings
and criminal records of violent juvenile offenders should be open to the public.
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 ...
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 ...
Feb 17, 2015 ... If the girls are tried and convicted in adult court, the ramifications could be lifelong
. Wisconsin law states that a person convicted as a juvenile ...
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 ...