More than youth were charged in adult court in Pennsylvania in because of a law passed in On any given day, dozens of children ages are housed in adult jails in counties across Pennsylvania while facing charges in adult court.
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Start here to find criminal defense lawyers near you. Whatever the state decides, Michael O'Keefe, president of the Massachusetts District Attorneys Association and district attorney for the Cape and Islands, doesn't want to lose the ability to charge kids as adults for murder. Skip to Main Content. They each could face up to 65 years in the state prison system if convicted. County law libraries are open to the public, but hours will vary.
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