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Florida House Passes Juvenile Sentencing Bill

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida House has passed a bill that re-works mandatory life sentences for juveniles, bringing state law closer to the United States Supreme Court ruling banning such sentences. 111 more words

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UK v EU interpretation? Whole Life Sentences found to be compatable with Human Rights

For the full McLoughin judgment please visit: http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Crim/2014/188.html

The Court of Appeal gave judgment yesterday on the somewhat controversial issue of the human rights of whole life offenders.  364 more words

Should Life Mean Life? A Rethinking of Whole Life Tariffs

Murderers and those convicted of extremely serious offences could face lengthy US-style custodial sentences of more than 100 years under new plans being considered by UK Ministers. 848 more words

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Notorious gang member Sean Bradish faces further life sentences having committed another spate of robberies

Sean Bradish, 46, is facing another life sentence following the commission of four armed raids between April and September 2012.

Bradish poses with champagne after a spate of robberies in 2002… 761 more words

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