Mississippi man convicted after ‘accidentally’ shooting a man 10 times is up for parole

March 31, 2014 in News, The Buzz

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — The family of a Magee man killed in 1994 after being shot 10 times in what his assailant called an accident is asking the state Parole […]

Woman convicted in child's death up for parole

February 22, 2013 in Top Stories

Lisa Ameen Crevitt, who admitted taking LSD and tossing her toddler into a river canal, is up for parole in March after 27 years in prison.

The child’s father is fighting to keep her behind bars.

“She doesn’t deserve freedom,” Jeff Crevitt said.

Lisa Crevitt was sentenced to life in prison in 1985 for the murder of her 21/2-year-old daughter, Nikki. She had claimed the girl was abducted May 16, 1985, from a store in what was then Battlefield Mall in Vicksburg.

John Lennon’s killer again up for parole in NY

August 21, 2012 in Entertainment, National Entertainment, News

Officials say John Lennon’s killer, who is up for parole for the seventh time, could have a parole hearing as early as Tuesday, Aug. 21.

New York Department of Corrections spokeswoman Linda Foglia says Mark David Chapman is scheduled to be interviewed by members of the parole board this week.