May 17, 2009

Prison staffers back clemency for inmate facing death

Dennis Skillicorn has lived two starkly contrasting lives. On Wednesday, Missouri intends to put him to death for one of them. But friends and supporters --including some prison staff -- say the old Dennis Skillicorn -- convicted of participating in four murders -- no longer exists. Instead, they say, he's a jailhouse leader and a peacemaker.

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