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Associated Press: Henry Montgomery, at center of juvenile life debate, is free

Associated Press: Henry Montgomery, at center of juvenile life debate, is free

Date: November 17, 2021

Sentenced at 17 to life without parole, Henry Montgomery, now 75, was released after appearing before the Louisiana Board of Pardons and Committee on Parole on Wednesday, November 17.

A recent article from the Associated Press highlights how his “Supreme Court case was instrumental in extending the possibility of freedom to hundreds of people sentenced to life in prison without the opportunity for parole when they were juveniles.”