Lockport Council repeals sex offender...

Lockport Council repeals sex offender buffer zone law

There are 4 comments on the Buffalo News story from Aug 3, 2012, titled Lockport Council repeals sex offender buffer zone law. In it, Buffalo News reports that:

Despite urgings from some residents to defy Albany and the courts, the Lockport Common Council unanimously repealed the city's sex offender buffer zone law Wednesday.

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EX voter

Buffalo, NY

#1 Aug 3, 2012
Why did the morons waste time and resources (money) to enact a law that was unenforceable to begin with????? These are our "leaders"???????
I hate People

Buffalo, NY

#2 Aug 6, 2012

North Tonawanda, NY

#3 Jan 11, 2013
I love It !

“Still an outsider”

Since: Jan 07

Dagus Mines, PA

#4 Jan 16, 2013
Courts operate on the principle of supremacy, where no state law is allowed to be more severe than a federal law, and no local law is allowed to be more severe than a state law. Because of that principle, sex offenders have filed lawsuits against communities with more-restrictive laws(10/06/2012, Buffalo News).

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