*Juvenile justice V adult Justice (How many children are locked up a year?…
*Juvenile justice V adult Justice
How many children are locked up a year?
How many adults are locked up a year?
Over 2 million children are arrested a year each for longer than a month.
an estimated 11 million adults are arrested a year and sent to jail.. Most for what would be called " major crimes"
Who determines the major crimes for adults and for children?
How many of the adults did the same thing as the children?
Death penalty for children?
Children under the age of 18 can not get the death penalty it has been proven cruel and unusual.
if a child and an adult commit the same crime and the adult gets the death penalty should the child have to wait until the age of 18 then get it?
The supreme court says that if can wrongly influence the jury for children and adults.
Should children be handcuffed and shackled .
It depends on what the child does and the age of the child when it happens?
Should children be charged as an adult?
What is the max time for child to be in jail?
There is no max of min amount of time the judge gets to decide what they should gets based of the time given for the crime and if he or she is remorseful.
Should a child be locked up for excessive amounts of time ?
He killed A man that was 18 at the age of 11 years old and only got 8 years for that crime and he did it with a gun meaning he also had illegal possession of a weapon.
if an adult were to kill someone the lowest Amount of years they would have to serve is 17 years and also having an illegal weapon that is either a fine of a min of 8 months to a year so what he got 8 years for an adult would get at least 18 years for maybe 17 with a 20,000 dollar fine for the family to pay of for you to pay in jail. that is a lot of time and money.
What is the max time an adult has been sentenced to and what is the max time a child has got.
A adult has got a max of 440 years before .
A child has been sentenced to life before.
Does the jury think differently about children cases than adult cases.?