(UA 69/10): USA: Good News: Death Sentence Commuted to Life Imprisonment

Victory
May 20, 2010

(UA 69/10): USA: Good News: Death Sentence Commuted to Life Imprisonment

The Governor of Oklahoma commuted the death sentence of Richard Smith to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole, accepting the state Pardon and Parole Board's recommendation to him to do so. Richard Smith had been due to be executed on May 25.