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KS- Inmate's appeal of sex offender label is too late
An inmate's claim he shouldn't be classified as a sex offender while in prison because he was never convicted of any sex offenses has been denied for failing to file the complaint in a timely manner.
The Kansas Court of Appeals, in a ruling published Friday but actually issued in August, said that Jeffrey Litzinger, 45, did not file an appeal of his classification within the
"Inmate's pleas for a stay too late" "Inmate's pleas for a stay too late": Today's edition of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution contains an article that begins, "A federal appeals court ruled Tuesday that a condemned inmate waited too long to challenge Georgia's method of execution, lethal injection...
Alabama Newspaper Calls For Overhaul of Sex Offender Laws An Alabama newspaper is calling for a revision of the state's sex offender laws. Specifically the editorial calls for legislators to "[r]emove this cruel label from those who do not deserve it [and] [s]eparate the true sex offenders from those...