FILE: Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback signs the first copy of a proclamation calling the Legislature into special session, Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, at the Statehouse in Topeka, Kan. The governor wants lawmakers to rewrite the state's "Hard 50" criminal sentencing law. (AP Photo/John Milburn)

Governor signs ‘Hard 50′ bill

Gov. Sam Brownback has signed legislation revising the Kansas law allowing convicted murderers to be sentenced to at least 50 years in priso…