Should the age of criminal responsibility be lowered to 12?

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Question 1:  Should there be a different punishment for criminals who are younger than 14 years old?
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63%
Yes, the punishment should not be as severe and it should be more an…
  This answer is at most chosen by: Young adults (18-30 years)
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37%
No, the punishment should be the same
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["Yes, the punishment should not be as severe and it should be more an educational punishment","No, the punishment should be the same","Don`t know"]
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Question 2:  Should the age of criminal responsibility be lowered to 12?
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58%
No, people who are so young can`t be held responsible for their actions…
  This answer is at most chosen by: Students & pupils
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37%
Yes, this would decrease crime rates because it has a discouraging effect
5%
Don`t know
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["No, people who are so young can`t be held responsible for their actions because they are very easy to manipulate","Yes, this would decrease crime rates because it has a discouraging effect","Don`t know"]
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Question 3:  Should young criminals also be sentenced to prison?
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53%
Yes, this will show them what awaits them if they continue on a criminal…
  This answer is at most chosen by: People with university degree
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42%
No, this will give them the opportunity to socialize with other criminals…
5%
Don`t know
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["Yes, this will show them what awaits them if they continue on a criminal path","No, this will give them the opportunity to socialize with other criminals and that would be counterproductive","Don`t know"]
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