Ezra Jerome Thomas, focus of "Ezra's Law"

Ezra Thomas was 2 when his mother's boyfriend attacked him, leaving him severely handicapped. 

A crime bill named for a Madras boy severely beaten in 2017 by his mother's boyfriend is back before the Oregon Legislature.

Sen. Daniel Bonham, R-The Dalles, introduced Senate Bill 430 on Jan. 9. It's been assigned to the Senate Judiciary Committee for consideration during the 2023 session.