Why Pennsylvanians Should Vote “No” On Marsy’s Law

by Elizabeth Randol

On November 5, Pennsylvania voters will decide whether or not to enact Marsy’s Law, a constitutional amendment that its supporters say would give crime victims “co-equal” rights to those of the accused. Over the past 40 years, the federal government and every state have enacted laws to help victims, including Pennsylvania’s Crime Victims Act. In 2008…

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