Connecticut response to U.S. Supreme Court Decision regarding lengthy sentences for juvenile offenders

Juvenile Overview

  • Public Act 15-84 establishes new parole eligibility rules for minors who are sentenced to more than 10 years in prison.
  • PA 15-84 Hearings (by year)
    • 2016
    • 2017
    • 2018
    • 2019
    • 2022
    • 2023
  • PA 23-169 Hearings (by year)
    •  2024
Notice regarding Offender Court Actions

Generally, crime victims have the right to attend the trial and all other court proceedings the accused has the right to attend. Some courts have provided notification to the Office of the Victim Advocate when offenders file court actions that might not be captured by the victim notification system.

Offender Court Action Summary

Risk Reduction Earned Credit (RREC)