Tag Archives: criminal justice system

Bring back the death penalty?

Cop killer gets 1st N.H. death sentence in 49 years

The Lowell Sun

Article Last Updated: 12/18/2008 10:49:36 AM EST MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — A jury on Thursday issued New Hampshire’s first death sentence in a half century to Michael Addison, who fatally shot a Manchester police officer two years ago… Addison had been on a crime spree the week…

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Standard-Times: YOUR VIEW: “Correctional officers left public at risk” by Sheriff Thomas M. Hodgson

Bristol County Sheriff Tom Hodgson is publicly responding to criticism by the local media in regards to a recent court decision & appeals.  I want to thank Ken Pittman for giving Sheriff Hodgson an hour on his show yesterday afternoon.  Sheriff Hodgson is standing up for the taxpayers and defending public safety.  Let us stand up & defend our Bristol…

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Martha Coakley and Tom Reilly’s Incompetence Lets Rapist Roam Free for 16 years

Reading the Lowell Sun’s website today, I came across an interesting breaking article which I’m sure will get more treatment in tomorrow’s hard copy Lowell Sun.  It seems that a convicted rapist named Vith Ly of Lowell raped a woman in 1990 and was later convicted.  He was later tried and convicted of said  rape under Tom Reilly’s District Attorney’s…

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