She The People: capital crimes

Posted at 06:15 PM ET, 03/21/2012

Is a life sentence too severe when children kill?

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court heard arguments over life sentences in juvenile homicide cases and whether a lifetime of prison for a child, even a murderer, is too draconian.

By Bonnie Goldstein  |  06:15 PM ET, 03/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  juvenile sentencing, minors, capital crimes