Random reflections on culture, life and the Universe.
Warning: will regularly include Scottish actors.
Tuesday, March 01, 2005
Death Penalty for under-18s in the USA: Supreme Court Abolished
Fantastic news just noticed on the BBC website. The US Supreme Court has voted 5-4 to abolish the death penalty for those under 18 years of age. This affects not only those convicted in the future but also around 70 prisoners currently on death row.