Welcome to the Prison Talk Online Community! Take a Minute and Sign Up Today!






Go Back   Prison Talk > LOVING A... > Loving a Lifer
Register Entertainment FAQ Calendar Mark Forums Read

Loving a Lifer For those whose loved one is serving a life sentence.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 09-26-2005, 12:11 AM
qwerty's Avatar
qwerty qwerty is offline
Holdin' on for dear life
Donation Award 
 

Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: California, USA
Posts: 5,274
Thanks: 486
Thanked 334 Times in 172 Posts
Default Article: Candidate Risks Election Over Lifer Pardons

Bruning urges mercy as Pardons Board considers commutation
BY Nancy Hicks / Lincoln Journal Star
Lincoln, Nebraska

Sometimes the get-tough attitude on crime should be tempered by mercy, Attorney General Jon Bruning said during an unsuccessful attempt Wednesday to get an inmate’s life sentence reduced.

Bruning failed to*persuade the other Pardons Board members — Secretary of State John Gale and Gov. Dave Heineman — to give a second chance to a man sentenced when he was 18 to life without parole for his role in a murder.

Bruning admitted this stand could jeopardize his own re-election bid.

Full text of article: http://www.journalstar.com/articles/...9097170845.txt
__________________



Let's give 'em something to talk about!

Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:13 PM.
Copyright © 2001- 2017 Prison Talk Online
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Website Design & Custom vBulletin Skins by: Relivo Media
Message Board Statistics