Bill draws support, opposition at hearing

A bill that creates an extra avenue for pursuing injury lawsuits resulting from shooting at a Polk County quarry drew supporters and detractors at a public hearing at the Capitol Tuesday, April 4. 

The bill was moved to the floor by members of the Senate Committee on Judiciary Tuesday, April 9. Sen. Kim Thatcher and Rep. Bill Post are sponsoring the legislation. 

In testimony, Mayor Cathy Clark said the bill was necessary because . . .

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