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As His Second Term Begins, Gov. Hogan Faces Pressure to Give Juvenile Lifers Opportunities for Parole

There are an estimated 2,100 people in prison nationwide who were sentenced to life for crimes they committed when they were 17 or younger. States have begun to eliminate sentences of life without parole for juveniles. Others have implemented alternative sentencing programs … Continue reading

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Juvenile Sentencing Reform Project Receives Award

A juvenile justice advocacy group with roots at the University of Baltimore School of Law has received the Alan J. Davis Award for exemplary legal representation in a matter involving the public good. The award, to the Maryland Juvenile Lifers … Continue reading

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