CA CA - Onion Fields Killer Denied Parole

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  1. Vegas Bride

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    Filly KICKING AND SHINING

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    Indeed VB. Thank you for posting this.

    Why hasn't this POS rotted yet?
     
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    'Onion Field' killer dies in prison

    http://www.cnn.com/2012/08/13/us/california-onion-field-killer/index.html?hpt=hp_bn1

    (CNN) -- The infamous "Onion Field" cop killer whose 1963 crime was chronicled in a best-selling book and a movie has died, officials said Monday. He was 79.

    Gregory Powell died Sunday at the California Medical Facility, a prison in Vacaville, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation said in a statement.

    In October, Powell was denied compassionate release, all but guaranteeing he would die behind bars.
     

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