All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘parole’

Pamela Smart: Teen Lover Who Killed Husband Paroled

Pamela Smart is serving a life sentence for the 1989 murder of her husband Gregory Smart. Pamela Smart didn’t kill him, however. William ‘Billy’ Flynn, now a 41-year-old man, pulled the trigger on the gun that killed Greg Smart. Flynn was just 16 at the time. So why is Pamela Smart still in prison if William Flynn killed her husband? …

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Jodi Arias Verdict 2015: Judge Declares Mistrial

The Jodi Arias verdict for 2015 is the same as the last time around. Within the past hour, the judge declared a mistrial, meaning Jodi Arias won’t be sentenced to death. According to a report from ABC News, the jury couldn’t reach the unanimous decision needed to either sentence Jodi Arias to life behind bars or to the death penalty, …

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Hee Haw ‘Stringbean’ Killer Gets Parole

When people talk about having lots of money they can get from their home, they are usually referring to equity — the difference between what the home is worth and what you still owe on it. David Akeman and his wife, Estelle, literally had their money in the bricks of their house. That’s what burglars were after the night they …

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Andrea Sneiderman Is Out On Parole

Andrea Sneiderman, the woman who lied about having an affair with her husband’s killer, was released from prison on parole. Gwendolyn Hogan, spokeswoman for the Georgia Department of Corrections, said that Sneiderman was released at 12:22 am on Monday. Family members greeted her. Sneiderman’s husband was killed in 2010 outside the Dunwoody preschool, where he had just dropped off their …

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Dying Inmate Paroled For Hospice Care

Kristina Fetters, now 33-years-old, was convicted of murdering her great-aunt, Arlene Klehm, 73, in 1995 at the age of 14. She was the youngest inmate in Iowa to be serving a life sentence without the possibility of parole. However, after Fetters was diagnosed with inoperable stage four breast cancer, the Parole Board granted her a “compassion release”, on Tuesday, so …

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Dying Inmate Granted Parole by Iowa Parole Board

Kristina Fetters was convicted of murdering her 73-year-old great aunt, Arlene Klehm, in 1995. Fetters was only 15-years-old when she was charged with first-degree murder, which was the youngest age for a prisoner in Iowa at the time. That was 18 years ago. Thirty-three-year old Fetters was diagnosed with Stage 4 inoperable breast cancer in September. As a result of …

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Charles Manson Denied Parole For Last Time

Infamous killer and mastermind Charles Manson was denied parole today for the 12th–and presumably last–time. He did not attend the hearing. 77-year old Manson was originally given the death sentence in 1972 for his role in orchestrating the murders of seven people, including pregnant actress Sharon Tate, but the sentence was overturned after California declared capital punishment unconstitutional. He won’t …

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Charles Manson Up For Parole For 12th Time

Charles Manson has spent a good many years in prison, avoiding a death sentence only because the state of California changed their laws in the ’70s regarding capital punishment. He was initially arrested and sentenced for the 1969 murders of pregnant actress Sharon Tate and six others in her home along with a group of his “followers”. It comes as …

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