“When I Die They’ll Send Me Home” – Youth Behind Bars

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Sara talks about being sent to prison for life for killing her pimp when she was 16 years old.

In this 100-page report, Human Rights Watch found that in many cases where juveniles were prosecuted with an adult, the youth received heavier sentences than their adult codefendants. There are 227 inmates in California sentenced as juveniles to life in prison without parole.

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