According to newspaper reports, Edward Elmore's death sentence has been commuted to life in prison. Mr. Elmore has been on Death Row since 1982 for the murder of Dorothy Edwards and will not be executed because he has been found to be mentally retarded.
While this is good news, Mr. Elmore has a serious claim to innocence and very possibly should never have been imprisoned. Read about his case:
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