2 Massachusetts inmates sentenced as teens to life sentences without parole seek freedom

  • by: PAIGE SUTHERLAND , Associated Press
  • Updated: May 29, 2014 - 6:10 PM

BOSTON — Two Massachusetts men imprisoned since age 17 under a mandatory life sentencing law for young offenders pleaded for freedom Thursday during the state's first parole hearings since its highest court struck down the law in December, part of a cascade of such legal moves around the country.

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