UPDATE: Should Juveniles be sentenced to life without parole?

Oral arguments in Miller v. Alabama and Jackson v. Hobbs are set for March 20, 2012. Previously: Should juveniles be sentenced to life without parole?

Should juveniles be sentenced to life without parole?

That is the question that the Supreme Court will answer in reviewing two cases from Alabama and Arkansas. Today, the court granted cert on Miller v. Alabama and Jackson v. Hobbs. Miller, at 14 years old, robbed and beat a neighbor to the point that he was incapacitated and set the neighbor’s trailer on fire. […]

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