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What Age Should Young Criminals Be Tried as Adults? - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com juvinelle tried adult debate 2005-2007


In June, a 14-year-old boy was arrested after he threw a rock at police during a political rally in New Mexico. Prosecutors stated that the boy.

Annoying, right? Well, today we are debating, should juveniles be tried in courts of law as adults? This is a controversial topic based on the fact.

for reducing gaps between the juvenile and adult justice systems; sentencing guidelines and graduated The debate continues, as do attempts to modify .. more than 20 policy issues (National Juvenile Defender Center, 2005-2007).