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Will We Line a Murderer’s Pockets?

By Rabbi Dov Fischer

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/nation/article/will_we_line_a_murderers_pockets_20000526

Fortunately, California Civil Code section 2225 forbids convicted felons from reaping such profits. Our state's law is based on New York's "Son of Sam" law, enacted to prevent David Berkowitz, a social miscreant, from selling a book and movie rights about his 1977 New York City murder spree.

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