Mark Lunsford

N.J. Gov. Chris Christie (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

Gov. Chris Christie Signs Sex Offender Bill Into Law

New Jersey has become the 46th state to enact a law toughening penalties for sex offenders who prey on children.


Mark Lunsford, right, is shown after Gov. Rick Perry's ceremonial signing of Jessica's Law, Monday, July 16, 2007, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Harry Cabluck)

Jessica Lunsford’s Father Urges Tougher Sex Offender Laws In New Jersey

The murder and rape of Mark Lunsford’s daughter Jessica in 2005 led 44 states to pass stricter sex offender laws. He is in New Jersey today urging state lawmakers to keep child killers locked up longer.