Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Girl sentenced to juvenile facility for assaulting autistic boy in Southern Maryland

Posted in Criminal Law

By The Washington Post 4/24/2014

"Before she was sentenced Thursday to a maximum of six years in a state juvenile detention center, the 15-year-old assailant of an autistic boy in Southern Maryland pleaded for leniency. The girl, who had used her cellphone to record the abuse, asked a St. Mary’s County judge if she could avoid jail and instead be placed in a community-based treatment program."

Read the entire article: http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/girl-sentenced-to-juvenile-facility-for-assaulting-autistic-boy-in-southern-maryland/2014/04/24/8287e6d4-cbd4-11e3-a75e-463587891b57_story.html?hpid=z7