Child Aggressor Bill

May 02, 2019 - 6:27 pm
The Kansas Senate has approved a bill that would prevent judges from lowering sentences for child sex offenders if they think the victims were willing participants in the crime. The bill approved Wednesday comes after a Leavenworth County judge in February reduced the sentence for Raymond Soden, 67...
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February 11, 2019 - 6:42 pm
Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt wants to change state law to prevent judges from easing sentences for adult sex offenders because a child victim is purportedly an "aggressor" in the crime. The legislation proposed Monday was sparked by the decision of Leavenworth County Judge Michael Gibbens...
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