May 17, 2001 ... When a child kills, does he instantly become an adult? Or does he maintain some trappings ... All but five states allow children of any age charged with murder to be tried as adults. The death penalty ... Let us know what you think. Should the U.S. justice system treat juvenile violent offenders as adults? YES.
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 ...
Apr 4, 2013 ... 53% Say Yes ... Juveniles should deffinatley be tried as adults because, its not like they dont know what ... Minors should be charged as adults.
Why should juveniles be treated any different than adults when the crimes they ... yes, these criminals absolutely should be punished as an adult regardless of ...
Dec 9, 2015 ... Some juveniles commit crimes so horrific in their depravity that justice ... Adult punishments should be available for juvenile criminals, if (as ...
Mar 13, 2008 ... Another opponent said juveniles in prison as adults are eight times more ... yes, i do belive children should be tried as adults to a certain extent.
Nov 19, 2013 ... Therefore, they tell us, a juvenile should not be held to the same standards as an adult offender. Advocates for reform retain experts who state ...
Oct 14, 2015 ... The risk of suicide is likewise much higher for juveniles in adult jails. ... up with a bright line rule defining the age at which a child can be tried as an adult. .... Yes the boy intentional went to the gun cabinet and deliberately shot ...
Nov 5, 2013 ... “Kids could only be transferred from juvenile to adult court if a judge ... that anyone 14 and older accused of murder would be tried as an adult.
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? “Stickup Kid,” a ... Yes - if they committed the crime, they should do the time. No - they ...