State Supreme Court Halts Jessica's Law Enforcement

The state Supreme Court has blocked the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation from revoking the parole of four sex offenders who live near schools and parks.

The court says it will consider whether Jessica's Law, approved by voters last November, violates the parolees' constitutional rights.

The department had planned to start sending some sex offenders back to prison tomorrow.

But attorneys for the parolees say the injunction should apply to nearly 1,800 others who are also living within 2,000 feet of a school or park.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
KOLO-TV 4850 Ampere Drive Reno, NV 89502
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 10442042 - kolotv.com/a?a=10442042
Gray Television, Inc.