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Gov. Patrick Hints He Might Sign The '3 Strikes' Bill06:35

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Gov. Deval Patrick (AP)
Gov. Deval Patrick (AP)

Gov. Deval Patrick suggested on Tuesday that he might be ready to sign so-called “three strikes” legislation -- which would eliminate the possibility of parole for repeat violent offenders -- but will seek commitments from legislative leaders to work on improving the bill next session.

The current legislative sessions draws to a close on July 31.


  • Bianca Vazquez Toness, WBUR reporter


This segment aired on July 25, 2012.

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