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Roper v Simmons (Christopher), Supreme Court judgment, Docket No 03-633, 543 US 551 (2005), 125 S.Ct. 1183 (2005), (2005) 161 L.Ed.2d 1, ILDC 680 (US 2005), 1st March 2005, United States; Supreme Court [US]

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Whether the execution of juvenile offenders violated the Eighth Amendment of the US Constitution prohibition on cruel and unusual punishment, as informed by international and foreign law.

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