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Senate committee turns down bill to change indefinite sentencing for sex offenders

Author: Marianne Goodland - February 12, 2018 - Updated: February 12, 2018

The Senate Judiciary Committee Monday voted down a bill that would change the state’s laws on indefinite sentencing for sex offenders. The measure, Senate Bill 17, would allow judges to determine on a case-by-case basis whether to sentence sex offenders to “indeterminate sentences,” which in some cases means a life sentence. The issue of indeterminate […]

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Marianne Goodland

Marianne Goodland