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Should juveniles be given more leniency for non-violent crimes?

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Poll Results: 1,882 votes
46%
It depends on the situation.
 
27%
No.
 
21%
Yes.
 
6%
I'm not sure.
 

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JL A.
Saturday October 25, 2014, 2:56 PM


yes--the part of the brain used for assessing risk does not finish developing until about age 25;I guess I'm not supposed to help you know that it was announced that polls are going away, but no effective date was given

Angela P.
Tuesday October 21, 2014, 10:02 AM


No. Some of the most cruel children end up being the torturers, rapists, murderers, etc. Get them while they are young, so they cannot repeat their crimes.

Hent Catalina-Maria
Monday October 6, 2014, 1:24 AM


Depends on the situation

Denise D.
Saturday October 4, 2014, 7:01 PM


Definitely should depend on the situation and the individual's misbehavior history.

Panchali Yapa
Wednesday September 24, 2014, 7:17 AM


Thank you

Mike H.
Friday September 19, 2014, 10:51 PM


It depends on the situation.

Rhonda B.
Saturday September 13, 2014, 5:18 PM


yes

Rhonda B.
Saturday September 13, 2014, 5:18 PM


Yes, for the non violent ones.

Nyack Clancy
Wednesday September 10, 2014, 10:52 PM


We need new poll questions

Sue H.
Monday September 8, 2014, 7:35 PM


Depends on the situation.



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