Just recently one of the 2 boys (J. Venables & R. Thompson, both aged 10) who were found guilty of torturing and murdering James Bulger (age 2+) back in 1993 has been returned to prison for an unspecified violation... The murder case with a bit of information regarding J. Venables return to prison: Murder of James Bulger - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia How would you feel if you were the parents of James Bulger? ...I feel all they've received was a slap in the face to be perfectly honest with you. Do you feel those boys deserved a longer sentence then what they received? ...I feel they both deserved life in prision. Why? Because they planned on deliberately hurting someone that day. Those who have no sense of morality will always be a threat to society.