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Crime History: Boys, 10, lure toddler away from mother and to his death

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On this day, Feb. 12, in 1993, 10-year-old boys Jon Venables and Robert Thompson lured 2-year-old James Bulger from his mother at a shopping mall near Liverpool, England, then beat him to death and dumped his battered body onto a railway track. The crime prompted widespread debate about the nature of evil in children and how to deal with young offenders in the judicial system. Grainy security...

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