PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Republic State House leader promises to do the best he can to pass new legislation prohibiting prison inmates from having “Pen Pal” web sites.

A Get Marty investigation uncovered two so-called Pen Pal sites used by convicted cop killer Richard Poplawski.

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Poplawski was sentenced to death row for the murder of three Pittsburgh Police officers.

A Get Marty investigation determined Poplawski has two sites. We took that information to Speaker Mike Turzai who wants them shut down.

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“It’s disgusting Marty. We have to stop this,” says Turzai.

The new legislation will prohibit state prison inmates from advertising on Pen Pal sites.

“We have bi-partisan support. We know similar laws have passed in Florida and Indiana. We are convinced we can get similar legislation passed here,” says Turzai.

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If all goes as planned the legislation could be on the Governor Tom Wolfe’s desk by November.