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The meaning of life

Sen. Mel Richardson, R-Idaho Falls, had this question today in the Senate Judiciary Committee meeting: “I just kind of want to know, what is the meaning of life? … What does life mean?”

It actually wasn’t a philosophical question – Richardson was wondering whether Attorney General Lawrence Wasden’s bill to set mandatory minimum life sentences for designated violent sexual predators who reoffend really meant what it said. It did.

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