Sentencing Children: From Teenage Inmate to Teen Mentor

Aired: 8/6/2017 | 0:06:00 | Clip
At 17, Eric Alexander received two 25-year sentences for first-degree murder and aggravated robbery. He was released after serving 10 years and today serves as a mentor for teenagers, after studying developmental psychology. In this short, he talks about the hope that a proposed new juvenile justice reform law could give to those who were incarcerated as youths.