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Why Is The US Still Executing Teenage Offenders?

June 12, 2012

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Yokamon Hearn was a teenager at the time of his crime, but not a juvenile. Article 37 of the Convention on the Rights of Child lays out the international standard for not executing juvenile offenders, defined as those who were …

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