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January 7, 2013 5:17 PM

California’s Bradley Blackwell may benefit from Supreme Court leniency on juvenile life sentences

A Northern California man who was sentenced to life in prison without parole after being convicted of felony murder committed when he was 17 might gain his freedom eventually, under a brief Supreme Court ruling Monday that's the latest indication of potential leniency for similar inmates.

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