I certainly hope his parents, after such an admission, faced civil charges from the families of the slain people.... Might not be able to go after them criminally, but civil is another matter.
Originally Posted by DoubleWasp
The Pinnacle of this problem was the Ethan Couch case, where a minor who slaughtered 4 human beings in one go never faced a day in jail. He was literally (I can't stress this enough) let off from jail time because his parents testified that they spoiled him and did such a poor job of parenting that he didn't know right from wrong. Violating his probation by doing more underage drinking and going on the run as a fugitive still didn't get him a stiff sentence.