Research and Reports
Below are reports about long sentences imposed on children. Click the report heading to view the full report.
Campaign for Fair Sentencing of Youth, Righting Wrongs: The Five-Year Groundswell of State Bans on Life Without Parole for Children (2016)
Fair Sentencing Project – Juvenile Life Without Parole in Wayne County: Time to Join the Growing National Consensus?
Equal Justice Initiative, Cruel and Unusual: Sentencing 13- and 14-Year-Old Children to Die in Prison (2008)
Equal Justice Initiative, All Children are Children: Challenging Abuse Punishment of Juveniles
Phillips Black Project, Juvenile Life Without Parole After Miller v. Alabama (2015)
Phillips Black Project, No Hope: Re-Examining Lifetime Sentences for Juvenile Offenders (2015)
Sentencing Project, Juvenile Life Without Parole: An Overview (2016)
Sentencing Project, The Lives of Juvenile Lifers: Findings from a National Survey (2012)
Campaign for Youth Justice, Youth in the Adult Criminal Justice System (2012)
Human Rights Watch/Amnesty International, The Rest of Their Lives: Life without Parole for Child Offenders in the United States
Human Rights Watch/Amnesty International, The Rest of Their Lives Life without Parole for Child Offenders in the United States (2005)