God almighty, how does that possibly excuse his crimes or demand a lower sentence than an adult?
Even a thick 13 year old knows it's wrong to kill people.
Exactly, by around 10, that person is aware of themselves and basic rights and wrongs, imho.
... And I mention the number 10 specifically because, in comparison, the James Bolger duo got off far more lightly than Sanford [cushy new lives] for a far more premeditated
and heinous crime!