New York State Assembly

Bill would stiffen sex offender penalties
News Michael Pantelidis 3/06/2012 at 9:07AM

In an effort to keep the public safe from sexual abuse, the New York State Senate has passed a bill increasing the penalty for repeat offenders. The Senate has approved legislation introduced by Senator Michael Gianaris which excludes time spent in prison from the 10-year period during which the actions of a repeat sex offender [...]