Some states say they won't comply with federal law designed to reduce prison rape

  • by: REBECCA BOONE , Associated Press
  • Updated: May 23, 2014 - 6:40 PM

BOISE, Idaho — Several states are refusing to comply with a federal law designed to reduce sexual assaults in prison, with governors criticizing the decade-old law as counterproductive and too expensive to implement.

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