Bias Law Cited To Get Man Off Death Row | WESH.com Orlando | CNN Wire |4/21/12

A prison Cell. Suomi: Yksi Alcatrazin sadoista...

A prison Cell. Suomi: Yksi Alcatrazin sadoista selleistä. Hrvatski: Pogled u zatvorsku ćeliju. Italiano: Una cella del carcere. Srpskohrvatski / Српскохрватски: Pogled u zatvorsku ćeliju. Svenska: Cell. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Applying the Racial Justice Act, a North Carolina judge set aside the death sentence of Marcus Robinson, 38, a convicted killer after concluding that race played a role in the case, a landmark ruling that may call into question a number of death row cases in the state. Robinson now faces life in prison without the possibility of parole. Robinson, who is black, was convicted of first-degree murder in 1994.

For full article see: Bias Law Cited To Get Man Off Death Row – National News Story – WESH Orlando.

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