Can Life Imprisonment Be Imposed to Juvenile Offenders

@inproceedings{Yanpu2009CanLI,
  title={Can Life Imprisonment Be Imposed to Juvenile Offenders},
  author={Zheng Yan-pu},
  year={2009}
}
In current criminal law system,it is completely logical and feasible to sentence the juvenile offenders to life in prison.Life imprisonment can be,in effect,be imposed on juvenile offenders.According to Article 49 of Penal Code,death penalty can't be imposed to juvenile offenders,which is the embodiment of the principle of less punishment for juveniles and not conflict with the legislative spirit of the Third Paragraph of Article 17.If Article 49 and the Third Paragraph of Article 17 are both… CONTINUE READING