Maryland ACLU Fights For Juveniles Facing Life Without Parole
NBC News
April 11, 2016

“A newly filed federal lawsuit is bringing additional attention to the issue of juvenile “lifers.”

“The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Maryland filed suit on April 6 in U.S. District Court in Baltimore, on behalf of the Maryland Restorative Justice Initiative, a prisoners’ rights organization. Also named as plaintiffs are three men–all in their 50s–who are currently serving mandatory life sentences after being convicted of crimes in their teens.”

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