juvenile

In 2012, Miller v. Alabama determined juveniles officially under 18 were not eligible for life sentences or punishment without parole under the protection of the eighth amendment.

Police in Birmingham, Ala. have charged an 8-year-old boy with murder in the beating death of a 17-month-old baby girl after their mothers left the young children at home, unsupervised, to party at a nightclub.

An 11-year-old is facing manslaughter, among other charges, for the death of a three-year-old in Detroit.

Attorney General Eric Holder released a video on the U.S. Department of Justice’s homepage Wednesday demanding the end of excessive solitary confinement for young detainees who suffer with mental illness. Holder warned that the practice of confining the juvenile prisoners can have lasting harm and impair their ability to reintegrate into society upon release. The […]

Rapper Juvenile (pictured) pleaded not guilty to a disorderly conduct charge, after he was arrested for fighting last month following an all-out melee outside a Miami hotel nightclub, reports TMZ. RELATED:  Rapper Juvenile Arrested After Nightclub Brawl A fight reportedly broke out inside the Fountainebleau Hotel’s LIV club at around 4 a.m. on August 20th.  A […]

Original Hot Boy Juvenile (pictured) was arrested Sunday night, after allegedly getting in to a melee outside of a Miami nightclub, according to TMZ. SEE ALSO: Nicki Minaj Cancels UK Show   Juvenile, whose birth name is Terius Gray, joined Lil Wayne onstage at club LIV. After his performance, Juvenile allegedly got in to a […]

A shocking turn of events has turned the City of Brotherly Love upside down. The Huffington Post is reporting that several 4th grade boys tried to rape a younger boy at school: “The victim was an 8-year-old male classmate, whom the three allegedly attacked in a bathroom at West Philadelphia’s Bryant Elementary School.” The community […]