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Parents of Murdered Children Demand Steeper Penalties

Clip: 11/16/2021 | 5m 11s | Video has closed captioning.

Illinois has intentionally reduced its prison population, and made changes to sentencing laws to reduce offenders’ time behind bars. Now some victims’ family members are calling for the state to reverse directions when it comes to those who murder children.

Aired: 11/16/21

Rating: NR

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