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Why does the U.S. sentence children to life in prison?

17 mins | Feb 25, 2018
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Are children as guilty as adults when they commit a crime? Katie Rose Quandt, writing in JSTOR Daily, explores how the US criminal system is the only one in the world to give life sentences to minors.
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