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Milbank Video Spotlights Need for Pro Bono Support in Juvenile Life Without Parole Cases

Mar 03, 2020 - PR Newswire

PR Newswire

 Despite a succession of Supreme Court cases establishing that mandatory life sentences without parole for juveniles violate the Eighth Amendment except in extremely rare cases [Graham v. Florida (2010), Miller v. Alabama (2012), and Montgomery v. Louisiana (2016)], over 1,000 people sentenced as juveniles are still in prison serving life sentences with no chance of parole. To spotlight the injustice of sentencing juveniles to life without parole, Milbank LLP sponsored th...