USA: Further information: New transfer hearing for 13-year-old boy: Jordan Brown

By Amnesty International, , Index number: AMR 51/032/2011

The Pennsylvania Superior Court has ruled against a lower court decision not to transfer Jordan Brown’s case to juvenile court for trial and has ordered a new transfer hearing. The Acting State Attorney General, who had until 10 April to appeal the ruling, did not do so. He should now drop his pursuit of an adult trial for Jordan Brown.

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