Quoting bbbt:" Exactly, so what I said in the OP, the heinousness of the crime determines if a child is tried as an adult or not. Age is irrelevant. Okay."
Quoting Mrs cree:" I think situations can be different that girls family continually asked her if she was pregnant she lied ... [snip!] ... I would have never imagined anyone I know doing that so I think we need more severe punishment in some cases I'm just saying"Back home I worked at the SO and two brothers one 8 and one 9 were brought in for burglarizing a home and setting it on fire... WTF is wrong with these kids. I'm pretty sure their older brother was in a gang and they were trying to get noticed. Little heathens! I don't know what type of punishment they got, but I know when I was 9 I was not thinking, hmmm who's house can I destroy today!?
Quoting Leannah Carrasco:" I have seen pretty bad things a girl being wrestled to the floor given shots to calm her down and put ... [snip!] ... me its not worse than people being cut open and raped screaming for gaurds who dont help them and no one deserves those things"All Corrections Officers aren't out there to let other inmates get vigilante justice. It's only a few but they taint the whole career field. The judge and jury sentence the person and deem the punishment, NOT the CO.
Quoting bbbt:" I know it. I think they are saying now that the brain isn't even fully developed until 24-25. "The frontal lobe doesn't fully deveop until 22-25