Graph shows that people of color are overrepresented in the Florida juvenile life without parole population.

Data Source: Why do we lock juveniles up for life and throw away the key? Race plays a big part. Source: Calculated from data collected in Appendix B of ‘Juvenile Life Without Parole in Law and Practice: Chronicling the Rapid Change Underway’ (Mills, Dorn, Mritz, 2016). (Graph: Joshua Aiken, 2016)

This graph originally appeared in Why do we lock juveniles up for life and throw away the key? Race plays a big part.

Tweet this page Follow @PrisonPolicy on Twitter Get our newsletter Donate Contact Us Now hiring: Communications Strategist Now hiring: Policy Director


Events

Nothing scheduled right now. Invite us to to your city, college or organization.