The execution of Georgia inmate John Wayne Conner has been denied by the U.S. Supreme Court. Conner was the 6th person to be executed by the state of Georgia this year.Read more
MVFR Board Member Neill Franklin Discuss Race and Policing on CNN 'Black, White and Blue: America 2016'
"There is certainly no shortage of conversations about race and policing in America after the deaths of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile, and five Dallas police officers. CNN host Don Lemon held a town hall called “Black, White, and Blue” on Wednesday to help give a voice to people on all sides of the issue. Neill Franklin, a retired Maryland State police major, said that 'the more opportunities there are for police to interact with people, the more opportunities for something to go wrong.'"
"Dozens of death cases across Florida remain in limbo after three judges have declared the state's new sentencing scheme unconstitutional." More after the flip.Read more