Topic: Roper v. Simmons

Law School Clinic Asks U.S. Supreme Court to Hear Major Juvenile Justice Case

Dec. 18, 2007

The Supreme Court Clinic at The University of Texas School of Law filed Monday (Dec. 17) a certiorari petition with the U.S. Supreme Court asking it to review the sentence of a South Carolina prisoner, Chris Pittman, who is serving a 30-year term without parole for an offense he committed when he was 12 years old.

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