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U.S. Supreme Court may hear Illinois case on life sentences for juvenile offenders U.S. Supreme Court may hear Illinois case on life sentences for juvenile offenders

U.S. Supreme Court may hear Illinois case on life sentences for juvenile offenders

Lawyers for an Illinois man who was sentenced to 130 years for a murder when he was 16 years old are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to clarify how life sentences for juveniles should be reevaluated in light of recent U.S Supreme Court decisions against that practice.

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