Trump Promises Surprise Pardons — But Not The One Kim Kardashian Wanted

Emma Reynolds, cairnspost.com.au •

“Cyntoia’s sentence is wholly disproportionate for a 16-year-old girl, and therefore unconstitutional,” Marsha Levick, deputy director and chief counsel for the Juvenile Law Center, said in a statement.

Riya Saha Shah, senior supervising lawyer at the Juvenile Law Center, said sentencing practices in Tennessee were “unduly harsh, foreclosing both any realistic opportunity for parole or any individualised consideration.”

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