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4/18/2016

Missouri Senate OKs prison options for kids guilty of murder

Missouri Senate OKs prison options for kids guilty of murder

Posted 8:02 PM 4/18/2016 by The Associated Press

JEFFERSON CITY (AP) — A bill moving through the Missouri Senate would change the state's sentencing guidelines to eliminate the mandatory sentence of life in prison for minors convicted of first-degree murder.

Lawmakers on Monday endorsed changing the guidelines to bring (More)

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