Legislature considers “shoot-first” bills that offer civil and criminal immunity to those who kill with firearms.
Sometimes the legislative process works as it should. The advancement of a bill allowing the wrongfully convicted to present new evidence is an example.
Drug rehabilitation and probation will reduce the prison population, cut prison costs and get offenders more help than incarceration.
Wyoming lawmakers failed, once again, to allow compensation for those wrongfully convicted and incarcerated by the state.