Slate's Jurisprudence: Court Abolishes Juvenile Death Penalty A closely divided Supreme Court has ruled the death penalty for juvenile offenders unconstitutional. NPR's Alex Chadwick talks to Day to Day legal analyst Dahlia Lithwick about the decision.
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Slate's Jurisprudence: Court Abolishes Juvenile Death Penalty

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Slate's Jurisprudence: Court Abolishes Juvenile Death Penalty

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Slate's Jurisprudence: Court Abolishes Juvenile Death Penalty

Slate's Jurisprudence: Court Abolishes Juvenile Death Penalty

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A closely divided Supreme Court has ruled the death penalty for juvenile offenders unconstitutional. NPR's Alex Chadwick talks to Day to Day legal analyst Dahlia Lithwick about the decision.