Childhood on Trial, the Case of Jeremy Armstrong In part two of his series, Robert Siegel tells the story of Jeremy Armstrong -- a straight-A student from Milwaukee who is the son of a crack addict father and a psychotic mother. This past summer, at age 15, Armstrong shot and killed a man in his father's crack house. He was tried as an adult, for first-degree intentional homicide, in accordance with Wisconsin's new code of Juvenile Justice. Siegel reports on the incident and takes us through the trial and the jury's verdict.
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Childhood on Trial, the Case of Jeremy Armstrong

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Childhood on Trial, the Case of Jeremy Armstrong

Childhood on Trial, the Case of Jeremy Armstrong

Childhood on Trial, the Case of Jeremy Armstrong

Only Available in Archive Formats.

In part two of his series, Robert Siegel tells the story of Jeremy Armstrong — a straight-A student from Milwaukee who is the son of a crack addict father and a psychotic mother. This past summer, at age 15, Armstrong shot and killed a man in his father's crack house. He was tried as an adult, for first-degree intentional homicide, in accordance with Wisconsin's new code of Juvenile Justice. Siegel reports on the incident and takes us through the trial and the jury's verdict.