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State Sens. Marty Golden, Jeff Klein and Diane Savino appear at a news conference Feb. 22, 2015, discussing a law protecting children from sexual offenders. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Dept. Of Corrections To Remove Sex Offender Found Living Too Close To BX School

Sen. Jeff Klein said the situation is puzzling and troubling.


Children on a playground. (Credit: CBS 2)

NY Assemblyman Looks To Change Sex Offender Laws Following Court Of Appeals Ruling

Nine bills, including a similar one to Kaminsky’s, passed the state Senate this past week.


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.