The lawyer for a convicted sex offender charged in a horrific case in Wakefield says his client is willing to be castrated in exchange for a lighter sentence.
Senate President Therese Murray said the Senate decided to take action after the arrest of a Wakefield man last year for allegedly sexually abusing children at his wife’s unlicensed day care.
The Republican leader in the Massachusetts Senate says the case of a Wakefield man charged with sexually assaulting more than a dozen children points to “deep flaws” in the way the state classifies and tracks sex offenders.
A Wakefield man indicted last week on 100 counts of charges related to child rape, sexual abuse and child porn was in court on Wednesday.
After a disturbing sex abuse case in Wakefield, lawmakers are re-thinking their stance on low level sex offenders.
A man accused of preying on more than a dozen young children had been investigated in the past.
A Wakefield man who ran a childcare and tutoring service with his wife has been accused of sexually abusing 13 young children.