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California Bill Making Buying Child Sex A Felony Moves Forward After Dems Water It Down

Posted on AllSides April 17th, 2024
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A California bill that would make purchasing child sex a felony up from a misdemeanor moved forward on Tuesday, but not before Democrats made significant changes.

The bipartisan bill would raise solicitation of a minor from a misdemeanor to a felony punishable by up to four years in prison, and a fine of up to $25,000. The bill would also require a person convicted of soliciting a minor to register as a sex offender for 10 years.

However, the new version of the bill would only allow prosecutors to level...

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