Nation May 14

Marsella Leach was the driving force behind Proposition 9, also known as Marsy's Law, and named after her daughter, Marsy Nicholas, who was murdered in 1983. Photo taken in 2008. Photo by Luis Sinco/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images
South Dakota could be the first state to tweak ‘Marsy’s Law’

South Dakota voters passed "Marsy's Law" in 2016, embracing constitutional amendments that give crime victims such rights as being notified of developments in their cases. Now, voters are being asked to support changes that cut down on unforeseen bureaucratic problems…

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