Don’t Misunderstand the Juvenile Parole Case
We at ParoleNow.com noticed a disturbing trend in the news reports on the recent Supreme Court case dealing with juveniles sentenced to life without parole.
The news reports consistently say "Supreme Court Strike Down Life Without Parole for Juveniles". That is incorrect.
What the Supreme Court actually did was strike down mandatory life without parole. The court did not say that juveniles couldn't be sentenced to life without parole just that it couldn't be an automatic sentence.
Massachusetts To Dismiss 20,000 Drug Convictions
Due to widespread criminal misconduct of a lab’s chemist in analyzing drug samples, Massachusetts has decided to dismiss approximately 20,000 drug convictions.
Florida Supreme Court Approves Voting Rights Restoration for Convicted Felons
The Florida Supreme Court has approved the language for a proposed state constitutional amendment which would automatically restore voting rights to many past felony convictions who have completed their sentence, parole, and probation.