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CUA Law Professor Cara Drinan was quoted in the Tampa Bay Times on the decisions that came out in 2015 from the Florida Supreme Court about children in the eyes of the law. See below. 
 

Killer at 17, hope at 38: Court ruling lets juvenile offenders be resentenced

From: Tampa Bay Times
Date: September 26, 2015
Author: Anna M. Phillips

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"It is a reckoning, and in some ways, a course correction," said Cara Drinan, an associate professor of law at Catholic University in Washington, D.C. "The decisions that came out in 2015 from the Florida Supreme Court sent a really strong message that children are different in the eyes of the law."

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Read the full article here.

Cara Drinan  

Professor Cara H. Drinan's
Areas of Expertise

Access to counsel

Indigent defense

Structural litigation

Clemency

Death Penalty

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