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He was arrested at 13. Now Saudi Arabia wants to execute him teens death sentence

Following their arrests, the two girls pleaded guilty while Pomp maintained his innocence. All three were convicted and sentenced to death.

Capital punishment for juveniles in the United States existed until March 1, 2005, when the U.S. The youngest person ever to be sentenced to death in the United States was James Arcene, a Native American, for his role in a robbery and .

As of August 24, 2019, there were 2,629 death row inmates in the United States. The number of .. Lawrence Bittaker, Serial killer in 1979, killed 5 teenage girls. 38 years, 251 days, Lawrence Bittaker and Roy Lewis Norris are two American.

A death sentence for the teenager, Murtaja Qureiris, now 18, would be what the groups called one of the most egregious violations of legal.

When Murtaja Qureiris was a child, he led protests demanding rights for Saudi Arabia's Shia minority. Now he faces the death penalty.