Tuesday, March 04, 2014

Should They Have An Adult Trial For The Shawnee Teen Who Killed His Daddy?!?!

Newspaper notes a rare push for equal justice in the burbs: Adult trial sought for teen charged with killing his father in Shawnee

Reference: Black, Latino youths disproportionately sentenced in adult courts

6 Comments:

Superdave said...

Kids think they are adults till they get in trouble then they are kids again.

This is one of those damn you do damn you don't

But I will say if tired as a kid he needs to be locked up somewhere just the same as an adult would be time wise. None of this get out of jail at 18 junk.

Anonymous said...

They make good labor.

Anonymous said...

I see the "daddy was butt-fucking me" defense on the way.

the Polar Bear said...

Hello Superdave...

Anonymous said...

I think that there is more to this story. Sounds like Mom did not really want to hand this kid over to Dad. Wait for more details here.

Anonymous said...

Black, Latino youths disproportionately commit nore violent crimes worthy of adult certification. Hence the disparity