Man executed for killing Fla. boy; case spurred push for stronger predator confinement laws

  • by: TAMARA LUSH , Associated Press
  • Updated: February 12, 2014 - 8:35 PM

STARKE, Fla. — A man was executed Wednesday night in Florida for raping and killing a 9-year-old boy 18 years ago, a death that spurred the victim's parents to press nationwide for stronger sexual predator confinement laws and better handling of child abduction cases.

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