The world is a dangerous place, not because of those who do evil,
but because of those who look on and do nothing.

~~~ Albert Einstein

Sunday, August 26, 2007

About time...

Despite the fact that he will receive a few dozen years worth of appeals, and likely sit on death row for longer then Jessica was alive- John Couey was sentenced to death for the 9 year old girls kidnapping, rape and murder.

Mark Lunsford, Jessica's father, cried off and on when taking questions from reporters after the hearing.

“I’m grateful that the outcome was what it was,” Lunsford said, wearing a tie with Jessica's photo on it. “No matter what, it’s not bringing my daughter back.”

Lunsford has led a national crusade for harsher sentences for child murderers.

“Justice was served for this little girl, but what about the rest of them?” Lunsford asked, pleading for state laws to change for harsher sentences for child sex offenders.

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