Archive for January 11th, 2003

It’s a glorious day for Death Row inmates in Illinois, as Governor Ryan commuted every death sentence today. “The death penalty in Illinois is not imposed fairly or uniformly,” said Ryan, but is often based on geography, race, nationality or economic status. “The legislature couldn’t reform it,” the 69-year-old governor said. “Lawmakers won’t repeal it. […]

Aaron Haspel | Posted January 11, 2003 @ 5:37 PM | General