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 ...
Oct 14, 2015 ... Boy charged with murder of 8-year-old neighbor 01:21 ... The risk of suicide is
likewise much higher for juveniles in adult jails. This raises the ...
Oct 3, 2016 ... In June, a 14-year-old boy was arrested after he threw a rock at police during a
political rally in New Mexico. Prosecutors stated that the boy, ...
Nov 26, 2012 ... Sentenced as an adult, he's serving 10 years. ... 40 percent of 17-year-olds in
America do not have any chance to be tried as a juvenile, and the ...
Jun 5, 2015 ... Pros of Juveniles Being Tried As Adults. 1. Brings Justice For Extreme Crimes
While juveniles may be kids, they should have the ability to ...
Since the juvenile court was started more than a hundred years ago, a basic
assumption underlying the juvenile court has been that juvenile offenders
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 ...
Annotation: Violent juveniles should be tried as adults, and court proceedings
and criminal records of violent juvenile offenders should be open to the public.
The criminals are juveniles who commit adult crimes. They are being tried every
day in juvenile courts, they are receiving shortened sentences, and they are ...
Mar 25, 2016 ... Should teens under 18 be tried and sentenced as children or adults? ... What
happens when we lock up juvenile offenders in adult prisons?