Post Tagged with: "darrelparker"

Justice comes for Darrel Parker from Jon Bruning

Justice comes for Darrel Parker from Jon Bruning

For those who say that government doesn’t work, I’d submit the following:

Fifty-six years after being found guilty by a jury of murdering his wife, Darrel Parker, now a hard-of-hearing senior citizen, has found some justice.

 Last week, Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning stood in front of the television cameras and apologized to the now 80-year-old Parker.

 Bruning said it was clear that the former Lincoln city forester had been wronged in 1956 when a confession was extracted from him after seven hours of accusatory and confrontational interrogation.

September 5, 2012 Comments Read More