this says it all. 12yr old intentionally kills 6 yr old. 12yo does 1 yr under house arrest, then SHOCKINGLY he becomes a burglar. Our criminal, justice system is so aptly named.
Girl, 9, charged with stabbing 11-year-old pal – Crime & Punishment – MSNBC.com
In 1999, 12-year-old Lionel Tate became the youngest person in modern U.S. history to be sentenced to life in prison for the killing of 6-year-old Tiffany Eunick in Florida.He won a new trial on appeal and went free in January 2004 under a deal that placed him under house arrest for a year followed by probation for 10 years. Now 18, he was arrested this month for allegedly holding up a pizza delivery man at gunpoint.