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Secretary of Health and Human Services Senate101 Proposes 'Solitary Confinement for Juveniles Act'

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political Georgia
08/11/16 8:06 pm

I did some research on this issue. When the law is 60 days max for an adult, I find 4 days extremely short, especially when this is only for the most heinous crimes. I am going to have to veto this piece of legislation for now.

MrLucchese If curious, ask.
08/09/16 11:43 am

They shouldn't be sentenced for any solitary confinement time, but four days is better than indefinitely.

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Senate101 San Diego
08/09/16 8:04 am

I encourage all members to vote yea. The current age for all men is currently 60 days. It was 360 days but President Obama changed that. While solitary confinement for a few days can be beneficial to a young man or woman, up to 60 days for a developing mind is a very bad idea.

JennaB Mother
08/09/16 8:15 am

Nay, zero cosponsors is too few, kidding but seriously senate the number of cosponsors had nothing to do with how good the bill is

Senate101 San Diego
08/09/16 9:07 am

Are you talking about this bill or the other one?

political Georgia
08/09/16 1:10 pm

There are times that solidarity confinement would be just if extended beyond 4 days.

Senate101 San Diego
08/09/16 1:10 pm

But it would have a negative effect on the developing minds of a youth.

political Georgia
08/09/16 1:16 pm

Well, maybe if you put an innocent person in this situation, but that's not who we are dealing with.

SouthernLaw Old North State
08/09/16 7:35 am

Nay, I'd like to see exceptions for people like the Charleston shooter.

SouthernLaw Old North State
08/09/16 7:45 am

Oh oops, he seems younger. Still, I'd like to have that exception for when it does happen.

VirtualCongress Speaker NDAmerican
08/09/16 7:21 am

"Title 18, Chapter 403, United States Code, shall be amended by inserting at the end: Section 5043- No minor, who is at the time of crime under the age of 18, may be sentenced to more than four days in solitary confinement."

Senate101 San Diego
08/09/16 12:08 pm

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