incarceration http://ijpr.org en Treating Minors Who Commit Crimes Like Minors, Not Adults http://ijpr.org/post/treating-minors-who-commit-crimes-minors-not-adults <p>"Lock 'em up and throw away the key" was once the attitude toward minors convicted of crimes in the United States.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>We still hear of cases of children being tried and convicted in adult court and sentenced to adult prison, but states continue to pass laws taking a different approach toward youthful offenders. Wed, 30 Oct 2013 17:36:00 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 2172 at http://ijpr.org Treating Minors Who Commit Crimes Like Minors, Not Adults