When States And The Supreme Court Clash On Juvenile Justice


Amber Wright and Kyle Hooper were sentenced to life in prison for the murder of Seath Jackson on April 17

The fate of two Florida teens convicted of a 2011 murder hangs on opposing interpretations of the Court’s ban on life without parole for juvenile offenders. Read the story by Vishal Persaud, a reporter for Ocala.com, and a 2012 John Jay/Tow Foundation Fellow in juvenile justice reporting HERE. For earlier stories, check out his Storify post, linked HERE and embedded below.

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