.
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
News

Attorney General Wants Discretionary Ability To Appeal Corrected Sentences

Marty_Jackley_head_shot.jpg

A recent U.S. Supreme Court case has prompted Attorney General Marty Jackley to ask for a law allowing prosecutors to appeal certain sentences. Senate Bill 15 gives the state options when a judge re-sentences a juvenile convicted of murder and imposes a sentence lighter than life without parole.

Related Content