Rep. Karl Rhoads, the Democratic chairman of that committee, later explained that he amended the bill to allow the exemption because of the police testimony.I have no comment.
But Rhoads said Thursday that he now wants to return to the bill's original language regarding the exemption. It would bar police from engaging in sex or sadomasochistic acts with prostitutes.
Friday, April 18, 2014
AP: Hawaii lawmakers agree to end police sex loophole
Hawaii lawmakers in both chambers agree that legal permission for police to have sex with prostitutes should end.