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11.20.06

Defining Depravity

The Sooner State is receiving special attention in a new online survey...which aims to determine an exact definition for a heinous crime. 

A group of New York researchers say courts need a scale in order to designate a case as depraved.  And they plan on using your response in an internet survey to come up with one.
   

Their goal is to create more fairness in sentencing.
   

They are particularly interested in  Oklahoma because of the number of controversial cases that have taken place there. 

To take part in the survey...you can log on to www.forensicpanel.com.

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