Brooklyn Today: Should elderly inmates receive parole?
THE LEDE: Good morning! Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez said Monday that he supports a bill that would establish parole opportunities for older convicts who have served 15 years or more of their original sentence. The legislation faces criticism because it would offer the chance of parole to violent offenders, including serial killers and rapists.
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