Indiana man who sexually abused animals seeks prison release, chemical castration
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — An Indiana man who has a history of sexually abusing animals is asking a federal judge to release him from prison if he goes through with a chemical castration. The Northwest Indiana Times reports Michael Bessigano, 47, made the request in a court filing this week. He is currently in custody for violating conditions of his supervised release following a 2009 obscenity conviction.