Louisiana and some other states with criminal justice systems that treat 17-year-olds as adults appear to be on the verge of raising the cutoff to the more standard age of 18.
Louisiana and some other states with criminal justice systems that treat 17-year-olds as adults appear to be on the verge of raising the cutoff to the more standard age of 18. WILLIAM WIDMER NYT
Louisiana and some other states with criminal justice systems that treat 17-year-olds as adults appear to be on the verge of raising the cutoff to the more standard age of 18. WILLIAM WIDMER NYT

States moving away from treating 17-year-old offenders as adults

May 14, 2016 11:23 PM