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MH1 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-10-07 07:31 AM
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12. "reasonable doubt" is the criteria, isn't it?
not "shadow of a doubt."

And that's why we need to put a stop to the death penalty. (Other than that pesky Commandment thing that most "Christians" in this country think only applies when they want it to. But, we aren't a Christian nation so can't appeal to the Bible anyway, right?)
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  - Executed man's last request honored - pizzas for everyone Ayesha  May-10-07 12:55 AM   #0 
  - Kick and off to the greatest page. n/t  TheMadMonk   May-10-07 01:47 AM   #1 
  - Wow, what a story.  graywarrior   May-10-07 05:53 AM   #2 
  - Tis truly, a CNN report worth mailing to a Friend....!!  Preening Fop   May-10-07 06:10 AM   #3 
  - compassion can be found in any person  ayeshahaqqiqa   May-10-07 06:30 AM   #4 
  - I think he was a drug addict, stealing to get more drugs.  indie_ana_500   May-10-07 06:31 AM   #5 
  - Sorry to barge in with this, but it's simple. DECRIMINALIZE.  Gentle Giant   May-10-07 07:09 AM   #7 
  - Oh, stop with the logic.  MH1   May-10-07 07:28 AM   #11 
  - And a low tax, and "voila"...no more national debt!!!! n/t  HuskiesHowls   May-10-07 09:17 AM   #24 
  - Let pharmacies sell it, no one will go to a dangerous gangster drug dealer...  originalpckelly   May-10-07 09:22 AM   #25 
  - I don't know about that one...  ryanmuegge   May-10-07 09:50 PM   #62 
  - Agreed. Let's offer more help instead  Maestro   May-10-07 12:05 PM   #42 
  - It's not the price, it's the legality and resulting lack of  BullGooseLoony   May-10-07 03:47 PM   #54 
  - Once you tax drugs they become less appealing for the pushers...  chchchanges   May-11-07 12:48 AM   #66 
  - It needs to be recognized as ILLNESS......  LetsThink   May-20-07 10:02 PM   #78 
  - No, not one person in particular  Lithos   May-10-07 07:17 AM   #8 
  - He didn't name a "homeless shelter"  jmowreader   May-10-07 11:25 AM   #39 
  - It's rare to execute someone for theft. nt  MookieWilson   May-10-07 07:22 AM   #9 
     - He wasn't executed for theft....  Mike Daniels   May-10-07 07:52 AM   #14 
        - I know, it's sad, it's even sadder to think it probably wouldn't have happened...  originalpckelly   May-10-07 09:23 AM   #26 
  - "So shines a good deed in a weary world. "  YOY   May-10-07 07:07 AM   #6 
  - That is a great quote. n/t  Beausoir   May-11-07 07:08 PM   #73 
  - How difficult would it have been to bend a rule?  endarkenment   May-10-07 07:27 AM   #10 
  - "reasonable doubt" is the criteria, isn't it?  MH1   May-10-07 07:31 AM   #12 
     - When it comes to killing people there ought to be higher standard.  endarkenment   May-10-07 09:07 AM   #21 
  - Homeless left asking, "Where's the Beef?"  NastyDiaper   May-10-07 07:45 AM   #13 
  - Tears In My Eyes  Dinger   May-10-07 08:01 AM   #15 
  - Wow. What a hopeful way to start a morning. Thanks for the report. nt  blondeatlast   May-10-07 08:07 AM   #16 
  - WHAT AN INCREDIBLE STORY  Pirate looks at 50   May-10-07 08:32 AM   #17 
  - To answer your question  TN al   May-10-07 08:54 AM   #19 
     - Thanks for the info.  Pirate looks at 50   May-10-07 09:01 AM   #20 
     - Phillip Workman did one more good deed today -  colorado_ufo   May-10-07 10:14 AM   #30 
     - Off topic, but...  Vektor   May-10-07 11:04 AM   #35 
        - Thank you so much. I love my DU friends.  colorado_ufo   May-10-07 02:55 PM   #52 
     - I applaud his thinking of others, but it doesn't mean he's innocent  Jim Lane   May-10-07 01:57 PM   #46 
     - Even he said he should spend the rest of his life in jail.  Lurking Dem   May-11-07 08:42 AM   #71 
     - This sounds EXACTLY like most death penalty cases  ProudDad   May-10-07 02:39 PM   #49 
     - Technically, as the officer died as a direct result of the armed  NCevilDUer   May-10-07 03:49 PM   #55 
     - Thats red tape for ya.  Left Hook   May-12-07 06:24 AM   #77 
     - Tennessee permits the death penalty for felony murder  Ms. Toad   May-10-07 08:00 PM   #58 
        - Tennessee, like every other  ProudDad   May-10-07 08:17 PM   #59 
           - No argument there!  Ms. Toad   May-11-07 08:06 AM   #70 
  - The prison said they don't donate to charity.......  NoSheep   May-10-07 08:47 AM   #18 
  - LOL  Jed Dilligan   May-10-07 09:12 AM   #22 
     - Well, then...  Tandalayo_Scheisskopf   May-10-07 11:15 AM   #36 
  - It is nice when there is a story about people getting it.  LeviathanCrumbling   May-10-07 09:12 AM   #23 
  - What a beautiful act of kindness this is.  Kajsa   May-10-07 09:49 AM   #27 
  - Well now he's up in heavan with Karla Faye  NewYorkerfromMass   May-10-07 09:59 AM   #28 
  - This is what is meant by REDEMPTION  Warpy   May-10-07 10:03 AM   #29 
  - Read TN al's post.  colorado_ufo   May-10-07 10:18 AM   #31 
  - little more info....  tchunter   May-10-07 10:32 AM   #32 
  - His last meal, is final chance to taste food he refused. That tells me  LeviathanCrumbling   May-10-07 02:04 PM   #48 
  - His message got heard and I believe in Redemption  lovuian   May-10-07 10:36 AM   #33 
  - I believe the State of TN executed an innocent man....  Tippy   May-10-07 10:55 AM   #34 
  - Exactly....  RiseInside   May-10-07 11:25 AM   #37 
  - k+r  Blue_Tires   May-10-07 11:25 AM   #38 
  - Good Story...  Jeff In Milwaukee   May-10-07 11:47 AM   #40 
  - Some people give to charity without having been put on death row, you know.  shenmue   May-10-07 12:04 PM   #41 
  - Please read this - if true, this guy didn't "belong" on death row.  MH1   May-10-07 01:40 PM   #45 
  - who didn't get any pizza? the cop who was shot or the cop who shot the cop?  frylock   May-10-07 01:59 PM   #47 
  - Read the article  ProudDad   May-10-07 02:41 PM   #50 
  - I HATE the death penalty  JitterbugPerfume   May-10-07 12:07 PM   #43 
  - Honestly, I'm sitting here hardy believing my eyes at how y'all  Bread and Circus   May-10-07 01:37 PM   #44 
  - I don't read it this way  ProudDad   May-10-07 02:47 PM   #51 
  - What if it was a really, really good pizza?  Codeine   May-10-07 08:56 PM   #60 
  - Dayum, u got me there!  Bread and Circus   May-10-07 09:42 PM   #61 
  - It wasn't necessarily the free pizza. It was the thought behind it and how that thought inspired  Iris   May-11-07 06:05 PM   #72 
  - Gut wrenching and heartwarming at the same time.  northofdenali   May-10-07 03:09 PM   #53 
  - another k&r...n/t  Madspirit   May-10-07 03:57 PM   #56 
  - I'm not going to argue the merits  DemSoccerMom   May-10-07 03:58 PM   #57 
  - Philip Workman had endured facing Death Chamber 5 times b/4  southerncrone   May-10-07 10:10 PM   #63 
  - Forgot to include the link to the local Nashville, TN newspaper article  southerncrone   May-10-07 10:15 PM   #64 
  - The biggest winners in the phony "war on drugs"  ProudDad   May-11-07 02:49 AM   #68 
     - Sir, you are correct!  southerncrone   May-11-07 11:33 PM   #75 
  - everyone? hmmm, I don't think I got mine. the folks in Sudan must have been thrilled.  anotherdrew   May-10-07 10:20 PM   #65 
  - If, indeed, ballistics showed that another cop killed the one who died  DFW   May-11-07 02:42 AM   #67 
  - oh wow...  Ayesha   May-11-07 07:28 AM   #69 
  - Story has changed?  Decruiter   May-11-07 08:12 PM   #74 
  - Veggie pizzas?!? YUCK!!!!  Left Hook   May-12-07 06:22 AM   #76 
 

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