Juvenile Life Without Parole Implementation Chart
National Conference of State Legislatures
February 2010

State Distribution of Juvenile Offenders Serving Life Without Parole
Human Rights Watch
May, 2009

State Reports:

No chance to make it right: life without parole for juvenile offenders in Mississippi
NAACP Legal Defense Fund

Until they die a natural death: Youth sentenced to life without parole in Massachusetts
Children’s Law Center of Massachusetts
September, 2009

Juvenile life without parole for non-homicide offenses: Florida compared to nation
Public Interest Law Center, Florida State University
September, 2009

A reexamination of youth involvement in the adult criminal justice system in Washington
Washington Coalition for the Just Treatment of Youth
January, 2009

No second chance: Nebraska children sentenced to die in prison
ACLU Nebraska
February, 2008

When I die they’ll send me home: Youth sentenced to life without parole in California
Human Rights Watch
January, 2008

Thrown away: Children sentenced to life without parole in Colorado
Human Rights Watch
February, 2005

Second chances: Juveniles serving life without parole in Michigan prisons
ACLU of Michigan
September, 2004

Prosecuting juveniles in the adult criminal justice system: Key issues and recommendations for Arizona
Children’s Action Alliance
June, 2003