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The Effects of Solitary Confinement on Children: Cruel and Unusual Punishment?

Perkins, Duane. "Sweat box" used for solitary confinement at the Florida State Prison - Raiford, Florida. 1957 or 1958. Black & white photoprint, 10 x 8 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <>,…
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Second Chance Kids - Frontline

Last week, Frontline aired a "Second Chance Kids." The documentary looks at the history and aftermath surrounding the U.S Supreme Court's decision in Miller v. Alabama, which held that it is cruel and unusual punishment to sentence juveniles…
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Was Evan Miller ‘The Rare Juvenile’ Who Deserved Life Without Parole? - The Marshall Project

Behind every court case is a person whose life may be changed by the result. In 2012, Miller v. Alabama changed the lives of every juvenile that was serving a mandatory life-without-parole sentence. On March 13, 2017, Evan Miller,  who, at…