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Michigan has sent 376 kids to die in prison.
No other country in the world does this, while Michigan spends millions terminally incarcerating children.
Take Action to abolish juvenile life without parole sentencing (JLWOP)!


A member of an organization that is opposed to JLWOP? Sign the signature letter for organizations and professionals.

A current or former officer of the court? Sign a letter in opposition to JLWOP for retired judges, attorneys, and other officers of the court.

A member of a faith-based community? Sign the faith statement and join Michigan’s faith-based communities in decrying the practice of sentencing children to die in prison!

Interested in staying up to date on the fight to protect the rights of Michigan’s youth? Click here to sign up for our news letter.

Interested in telling your story to Second Chances 4 Youth? Tell us your story and join the community of families and friends are suffering the injustices of this sentence.