Hawaii Abolishes Life Sentences Without Parole For Minors Hawaii's new law follows a national trend
Wash. High Court: Governor Can Cancel ParoleWashington's governor does have the authority to cancel an inmate's parole.
Tony Ng Paroled 30 Years After Seattle MassacreWai Chiu "Tony" Ng, one of three men convicted in the 1983 massacre of 13 people at a Seattle gambling club, is being paroled after 30 years in prison. He was convicted of robbery and assault for his role in the shooting at the Wah Mee club.
Prosecutors: Bales Deserves No Chance Of Release Staff Sgt. Robert Bales' own "stomach-churning" words prove he knew what he was doing when he massacred 16 Afghan villagers during pre-dawn raids last year, a prosecutor told jurors Friday during closing arguments in the sentencing hearing.
Death Penalty Foes Introduce Measure In OlympiaRepublican and Democratic lawmakers against the death penalty have introduced a measure eliminating it. But they fully acknowledge that the bill won't go anywhere this year in Olympia.