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Old 12-28-2016, 10:24 AM
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Default Kentucky lawmaker has proposed a 3-Strike law for Kentucky

‘Three Strikes’ Bill Would Put Repeat Offenders Behind Bars For Life

A state lawmaker has proposed sentencing those convicted of three or more Class A or B felonies to life in prison without the opportunity for parole.

Rep. Gerald Watkins, a Democrat from Paducah, said by the time someone has committed three severe felonies, they’ve missed the window to change their behavior.

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Oh HELL NO!! And this Representative, Gerald Watkins, needs to be voted out of office at the first opportunity Hopefully it won't pass. I can't believe his shortsightedness Perhaps he should take a long hard look at conditions, new legislation and proposals coming out of California

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The proposal would apply to those already convicted of at least two Class A or B felonies or capital offenses.
So...retroactive Son-of-a-bitch! My Mr has 2 Class B's (both for drugs, non-violent). He better get his shit together in case this does pass!!
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