Seventeen an Awkward Age, N.H. Juvenile Justice Finds WASHINGTON POST
Wednesday, March 27, 2002
Seventeen an Awkward Age, N.H. Juvenile Justice Finds
In Reversal, State Moves to Raise Criminal Adulthood to 18
By PAMELA FERDINAND
Special to The Washington Post
BOSTON--The kid was a domestic terror. He beat his younger brother. He shoved his single mother down the stairs, and he put his fist through the doors and walls of their rented house in Concord, N.H. Last fall at school, he assaulted a student.