Heineman: Prosecutors correct in seeking death penalty for Nikko Jenkins
Gov. Dave Heineman
Posted: Wednesday, May 29, 2013 12:00 am
LINCOLN — The state embarked on a new approach in dealing with troubled juveniles Wednesday.
Gov. Dave Heineman signed into law a major reform bill that shifts the focus from incarceration to treatment for youthful offenders and puts state probation officers in charge of that rehabilitation work instead of state social workers.
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Wednesday, May 29, 2013 12:00 am.