Also in this playlist...
This transcript is automatically generated
Back to follow -- segment tonight as we've been reporting forty states have Jessica's law or some semblance of it.
That is tough mandatory prison sentences for child rapists the eight states that don't have Jessica's law.
Continue to debate the issue.
Over the weekend it was a governor's conference in Philadelphia where we sought out Vermont governor.
Because that state is the worst.
In protecting the kids as you may know twelve year old Brooke Bennett was buried last week in Vermont after being raped and murdered there.
For years we've been suggesting that Vermont governor Jim Douglas do some -- About this terrible situation.
Jesse Watters confronted him on Saturday.
-- -- Just -- at the O'Reilly Factor but this area good quick question for -- Vermont seems to be out of control right now you guys just buried twelve year old Brooke Bennett.
How do you explain that the American.
And people -- control all gonna do everything we can to make sure we put in place.
Close the deal harshly but people who commit crimes like that I need a willing partner in the legislature and frankly I haven't had that.
That means dead girls arena tolerated -- -- -- over and over again it's another story after their story out of Vermont.
One dead -- one committee I attended the funeral -- last week and know their family or friends and people in the community as a devastating impact that we need to be sure that we do something about it.
That's the pastors at the funeral looks like we'll have meaning if we take action.
My plan to do -- here as some of the damage as the starting center line.
I don't know what I mean I mean how much damage in terms of international and national reputation.
In the months leading a bad name after all these cases case after case after case.
-- things are going quite well for us economically.
Well obviously governor -- blaming the legislature -- you -- must leave your voice has not been loud enough.
I think he's a good man but I don't think he's a strong man.
Across the border in Massachusetts there is a different situation power brokers in that state don't seem to want Jessica's law factor producer Dan bank caught up with govern.
-- Deval Patrick.
And the fact that the O'Reilly Factor -- -- I am and I thought I'm wondering what your state is going to pass Jessica's law 42 other states haven't wondered what your state -- -- things.
-- -- And that I think -- -- get it done for they go out what you signed Jessica's law did that get sent to your desk he would keep -- company.
What do you support 2.5 year mandatory minimum for child rape and what -- -- come.
-- little arrogant there when you say.
Translation Governor Patrick could not -- -- Saying they hold true for governor Jon Corzine.
Of -- A governor Jesse lawyers at the O'Reilly Factor -- this area -- we just wanted to know if you supported Jessica's -- 45 year man.
Very minimum sentence for child rapists.
We have one of the toughest laws and New Jersey and we're the ones who started this movement -- I support those laws you guys have 25 year mandatory minimum for child rapists you know we have what.
Megan's law which actually started this whole movement so I don't know how it matches up exactly with -- bad.
We have one of the strongest federal laws in the country and I'm not sure it's -- mandatory minimum -- sir with all due respect.
I have and actually you know wasn't prepared for the question should that I know we have the strictest laws in the country.
As usual we have to explain the governor Corzine a strict laws don't matter.
Unless there in force that's why you need mandatory.
Me another -- we were curious what Kansas governor Kathleen Sebelius fought a recent criminal charges against doctor George Tiller named.
So called named tiller the baby killer.
As a factor has been reporting this man will terminate fetuses at any time for 5000 dollars.
They governor Harriett -- lawyers at the O'Reilly Factor from -- this.
Area they wouldn't what do you -- what do you think about doctor George Tiller.
I don't think anything that.
Tokyo late term abortion doctor in -- say it yes.
Do you have an opinion -- them.
And everything and it gives -- -- largely -- indicted because of a technicality Kansas law.
It was a grand jury found no tag to bringing -- You know there's a lot of evidence there that is performing illegal late term abortions.
And covering up instances of child -- He's health care provider according to governor so -- Sebelius.
Tiller and solve donated money to her campaign didn't seem to be real upset about this guy operating -- death middle.
Which is exactly what it is interstate does she.
Filter by section