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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 ...

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.

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 ...

Children in Prison | Equal Justice Initiative

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EJI believes that no children under age 14 should be prosecuted as an adult for any ... in adult prisons than in juvenile facilities and face increased risk of suicide. ... Children as young as thirteen have been tried as adults and sentenced to die ...

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

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Do juveniles receive stiffer sentences when they are tried as adults? ... A 1996 Texas study found that juveniles sentenced in adult court did receive longer terms ...

Should Teens Who Commit Serious Crimes Be Sentenced as Adults ...

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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?

Should Juveniles Be Tried as Adults? | News | Law School ...

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Jan 8, 2007 ... Juveniles are not adults, and saying so doesn't make it so. Besides, we don't really mean it: When we try them in criminal court, we don't deem ...

Should Young Murder Suspects Be Tried As Adults? - WBUR

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Should the Law Treat Kids and Adults Differently? - TIME

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May 17, 2001 ... When a child kills, does he instantly become an adult? ... All but five states allow children of any age charged with murder to be tried as adults. ... Should the U.S. justice system treat juvenile violent offenders as adults? YES.

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

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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 Ever Be Treated As Adults - American Bar ...

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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 ...