End of 'life without parole' for teens welcomed by advocates

by Doris Benavides

“Finally God, some people are listening to our prayers. Please help us to get a second chance.”

That was the prayer of a 15-year-old serving a sentence on life without parole at Barry J. Nidorf Juvenile Hall in Sylmar when he was notified about the recent Supreme Court decision to end the lifelong sentence for juveniles.

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