Another Look at Life Without Parole for Juvenile Offenders

There are more and more articles these days questioning the wisdom of life without parole for juvenile offenders who commit violent crimes.

A recent sampling from this weekend:

And from last week,

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    Legal theory question (none / 0) (#1)
    by joejoejoe on Sun Dec 09, 2007 at 03:22:19 AM EST
    It seems legally inconsistent to subject juvenille offenders to adult punishment without ever granting juvenille non-offenders adult rights like the right to vote. How is this inconsistency justified in the law?