Started by Michael, June 09, 2009, 06:42:35 PM
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Plus, another woman from Alabama (Louise Harris) had the same situation unfold: The jury recommended life and the judge sentenced her to death. This issue was brought up to the Fed. court of appeals, and they said that such a sentence is valid, as that is what the law in Alabama allows. This gives me hope that Christie Scott will ultimately be executed.
Judge can override the jurys recommendation