Archive for August 27, 2008

Willful Ignorance

Posted: August 27, 2008 in Children, Family, Homelessness, Morality

One of the news items I came across this past Monday was about Richard Cooey, an Ohio death row inmate, who is seeking clemency. His execution is scheduled for October 14th of this year. And, like most death row inmates, he is trying to find a way to avoid being executed.

He is using a novel approach in his attempt at getting a reprieve. He claims he’s too fat to be executed by lethal injection.   (more…)