U.S. House Bill 115: Increase penalty for killing police

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U.S. House Bill 115: Increase penalty for killing police

 

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House Bill 115, Increase penalty for killing police: Passed 271 to 143 in the U.S. House on May 18, 2017

 

To make the killing or attempted killing of a law enforcement officer, firefighter, or other first responder an aggravating factor in death penalty cases. In essence, this bill would increase the chances for people who commit these crimes to receive the death penalty.

 

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