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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly | Juvenile Justice | PBS

Duration: 07:18
Program: Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly #1539
Broadcast Date: May. 25, 2012

The Supreme Court is expected to rule soon on sentencing juveniles convicted of murder to life in prison with no possibility of parole. Justice Scalia reminded the Court that many states allow it and “the American people…have decided that’s the rule.” But Justice Ginsburg suggested such sentencing makes a juvenile “a throw-away person.”

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Post Date: May 25, 2012