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Is it ever appropriate to sentence youth (age 15 or younger) to life in prison?

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Poll Results: 1,442 votes
44%
No.
 
43%
Yes.
 
13%
Other.
 



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da c.
Wednesday April 23, 2014, 8:55 AM


I believe there are situations that merit such a punishment.

Clare M.
Thursday April 10, 2014, 7:37 PM


Not life but they should undergo continuous assessment until they reach 18 then have their sentence amended accordingly.

JL A.
Thursday March 6, 2014, 2:23 PM


not without a possibility of parole once their brains finish maturation

Todor Todorov
Friday February 28, 2014, 2:27 AM


Yes and No

Angela J.
Friday February 21, 2014, 5:27 PM


No.

Mary T.
Wednesday February 19, 2014, 6:52 PM


not sure

Jelena Radovanovic
Tuesday February 4, 2014, 6:28 AM


Depends

Natasha Salgado
Friday January 31, 2014, 10:31 AM


Yes 4 ghastly crimes.

Marianne R.
Wednesday January 29, 2014, 7:12 AM


no

Judy T.
Tuesday January 21, 2014, 12:27 PM


Yes. Sometimes.



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