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Parole anything but certain for juvenile lifers a year after Missouri changed law

St. Louis Public Radio coverage of the Missouri parole system's disregard of offenders who were sentenced as juveniles and are now entitled to a meaningful opportunity for release under a recent series of United States Supreme Court decisions. Article features coverage of MacArthur Justice Center's lawsuit and input from St. Louis Director Mae Quinn.

Missouri Defers Justice for Juveniles

Over four years after the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in Miller v. Alabama, more than 80 youthful offenders in Missouri still await relief from their unconstitutional death-behind-bars prison terms.