Vermont and Massachusetts legislation would abolish life without parole sentences. Other states consider that reform for minors. Criminal justice reform advocates are aiming to
curtail life imprisonment in several states.
The Center for Life Without Parole Studies wants to work with you to end LWOP sentences
for adults in Vermont. It is the Center's position that LWOP sentences are, in fact, the death penalty and should be abolished for everyone, not just
If you are interested in participating, please send to the address below any information
you have about LWOP in Vermont, other materials you think may be helpful, and any ideas you have about pursuing this work. We look forward to hearing