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KS Lawmakers Try to Fix Hard 50 Law

Statehouse flickr photo by queenkv(Statehouse Flickr Photo by queenkv)

A special legislative committee will convene at the Statehouse today (MON) to start work on a fix for the so-called Hard 50 sentencing law. It allows judges to give harsher sentences to convicted murderers in certain cases. But as KPR’s Stephen Koranda reports, a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling raised questions about the law.


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