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District Attorney asks for death penalty in 2006 cop killing

Original post made on Jun 6, 2008

The San Mateo County District Attorney's Office formally announced today it will seek the death penalty in the case of a man charged with
fatally shooting East Palo Alto police officer Richard May in 2006. If Alberto Alvarez, 24, is found guilty of "deliberate, premeditated murder" he will face the death penalty, Chief Deputy District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe said.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, June 5, 2008, 4:27 PM

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Posted by inquisitive
a resident of Midtown
on Jun 6, 2008 at 7:19 am

Good.


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Posted by informed
a resident of Midtown
on Jun 6, 2008 at 3:30 pm

This country has a long way to go to give up its medieval barbaric practices. Web Link


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