Fla. justices asked to rule on juvenile sentences

‘… A three-judge appellate panel on Tuesday asked the Florida Supreme Court to decide the constitutionality of a 70-year prison sentence for a teenager convicted of attempted first-degree murder in Jacksonville….That ruling had national implications but mostly affected Florida, which has about 220 cases – more than 70 percent of the national total…’

Fla. justices asked to rule on juvenile sentences

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