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PA Bill Increases Child Endangerment Penalties

July 4th, 2017 by WCBC Radio

Governor Tom Wolf signed a bill into law this past week increasing child endangerment penalties in the state of Pennsylvania. In child endangerment cases, penalties will be increased when victims are 5 years of age or younger. It also suggests judges consider ordering counseling for those convicted.





The law takes effect in 60 days. 

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