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Advocates respond to attempts to repeal Racial Justice Act

There will be a press event in the state Legislative Building tomorrow to respond to the latest effort by prosecutors to undermine the Racial Justice Act. In the mean time, read this letter from the NC Advocates for Justice and the NC NAACP to get some of the real scoop.

3 Comments

  1. Frances Jenkins

    November 16, 2011 at 9:11 pm

    Why are most District Attorneys opposed? Will rapist and murders go free?

  2. Rob Schofield

    November 16, 2011 at 9:41 pm

    No, of course not. Best that can be obtained is life in prison without parole.

  3. Frances Jenkins

    November 17, 2011 at 7:28 am

    Mercy goodness, I guess as long as the crime was not commited against your children, wife or grandmother. I just read of the ones on death row, 153 out of the 157 was going to use the law for appeal. I think the victims of crime should do their occupy whoever is behind this law. Do you not care about the victims? Who is their voice? I am aware the Democrats allow a poorly run SBI lab creates many issues. But to rape and murder of the worst kind against a child and that person is given life or parole, really? What about the victims?