Tuesday, July 27, 2010
Excellent piece in Boston Magazine about a recent case where a boy with mental illness received juvenile life without parole for the tragic murder of his classmate—this story sheds light on systemic problems with mandatory extreme sentencing for youth:
Posted by Eli Hunter at 5:42 PM
Wednesday, February 17, 2010
Monday, January 25, 2010
Thank you to all who have inquired about the outcome of Nathan's hearing. To date, there has STILL been no ruling by the judge, even though Nathan's hearing was in February of '09. To say the wheels of justice turn slowly in this country is an understatement. Indeed, they seem truly mired in the mud of ego, politics, greed, and corruption. Let's just all keep praying that in this case no news will mean good news in the end. Keep the faith, all. It's all we've got.
Posted by Eli Hunter at 3:48 PM