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In Depth (Sex Offenders) #861729

NBC Evening News for Friday, Mar 16, 2007
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(Studio: Campbell Brown) Report introduced.

(Atlanta: Martin Savidge) Questions about the handling of sex offenders examined; details given about the deaths of 6-year-old Christopher Barrios†† in Georgia and 9-year-old Jessica Lunsford in Florida; photos shown; map shown of states that enacted tougher penalties after the Lunsford case. [Glynn County police Chief Matt DOERING†- comments on the Barrios case.] [National Center for Missing and Exploited Children Ernie ALLEN†- says we have to improve the enforcement of the laws.] [The Sentencing Project Marc MAUER†- opposes long prison sentences without rehabilitation.]

Brown, Campbell;
Savidge, Martin

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