‘UpFront’: Schimel aims to amend state constitution to strengthen crime victims’ rights

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Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel said amending the state constitution to strengthen the rights of crime victims would even the playing field between victims and defendants.
Schimel, who appeared Sunday on "UpFront with Mike Gousha," is backing Marsy's Law, a nationwide movement to elevate victims' rights to state constitutions. The law is named for Marsalee "Marsy" Nicholas, a young California woman who was stalked and killed by her ex-boyfriend in 1983.
"What we're looking to do is move the statutory rights into the constitution, and it better evens the playing field," Schimel said on ...

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