D.C. Debates Easier Adult Prosecution Of Teens

Washington, D.C., is not known as a get-tough-on-crime jurisdiction, but Mayor Anthony Williams is advocating legisaltion that would make it easier to prosecute juveniles as adults. The bill may gain momentum after an Oct. 30 killing of a 16-year-old boy by a 15-year-old boy outside a public high school. The day after the killing, the
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