University of Michigan Law School
Civil Rights Litigation Clearinghouse
Title "State Settles Decade-Long Lawsuit Challenging Unconstitutional Punishment of Children with Life Behind Bars without the Possibility of Parole"
Date Sep 30, 2020
Author ACLU Michigan
External Link https://www.aclumich.org/en/press-releases/state-settles-decade-long-lawsuit-challenging-u...
Abstract State law was declared unconstitutional resulting in over a hundred released back to their communities; settlement requires access to rehabilitative programming and sets timeline for resentencing and opportunity for release for all youth whose sentences were ruled to be unconstitutional
Source ACLU Michigan


This Resource Relates To
case Hill v. Snyder (CJ-MI-0003)

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