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Topic: Eighth Amendment
At Supreme Court, no accord over life sentences for juveniles
Supreme Court case: juvenile offenders serving life in prison
Questions surround start of new Supreme Court term
Free 40,000 California inmates? Not so fast.
Sotomayor would have to make value judgments
Life in prison for criminal teens? Supreme Court to decide.
How long can executions be delayed?
Despite gaffe, Supreme Court won't revisit landmark child-rape ruling
Supreme Court sharply limits use of death penalty
Court upholds lethal injection
Lethal injections: U.S. Supreme Court takes up death-penalty logjam
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