National Center for Youth Law

Press Releases

Victory for NCYL and Other Youth Advocates on Juvenile Death Penalty Ban

March 2, 2005
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 2, 2005 CONTACT: Tracy Schroth
Director of Communications
(510) 835-8098, x3013 OAKLAND, CA The U.S. Supreme Court’s March 1, 2005 ruling to ban the juvenile death penalty was a major victory for NCYL and other child advocacy groups that have worked…