Tag: The Death Penalty

Good For Governor Gavin!

Gavin Newsom is a politician that I’ve had my eye on for a long time. Ever since he made national headlines in 2004 when, as the young and newly elected Mayor of San Francisco, he defied Federal and State laws by issuing marriage licenses to gay couples. This was very brave at the time, as…

BURIED ALIVE?!?

Ramon A. Ortiz (left), 57, and Carlos Alicea-Antonetti, 36, in Camden County Superior Court to be arraigned on murder charges in the death of Fatima Perez. CAMDEN, NJ — A New Jersey woman was buried alive in a shallow grave by her landscaper after he offered to drive her to buy a new car, police…

THE LIFE OF DAVID GALE

Written by Charles Randolph, directed by Alan Parker, and released in 2003, this film is thriller about the death penalty. Kevin Spacey stars as David Gale. He was a college professor in Texas, and a leading anti-death penalty activist in the state. One night, while at a party, a vengeful student (Rhona Mitra) seduces him…