March 24, 1994 |
When he said it, the words and the tone struck me like a loud dissonant chord. "I want this guy sitting out in the wilderness someplace where he will have absolutely the least possible opportunity to hurt another young woman," the governor intonated, his voice reaching a crescendo for TV cameras. Pete Wilson meant it as sweet music for the ears of voters, but there were some he did not relate to and was ignoring.
March 18, 1994 |
A notorious serial rapist who confessed to attacking more than 100 women was paroled Thursday in the tiny Modoc County town of Alturas, where residents promptly threatened to kill him and a judge issued an order seeking to banish him from the region. State corrections officials said Melvin A.