In wake of Nikko Jenkins case, changing 'good time' sentencing law debated

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Posted: Saturday, September 7, 2013 12:00 am

Gov. Dave Heineman and others are calling for changes to the state's system for carrying out criminal sentences in the wake of allegations that Nikko Jenkins killed four people within weeks of his release from prison.

Now there's debate as to whether changes are needed in the law itself or in the way the prison system handles its responsibility under the law.

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