Jason Foreman

Michael Woodmansee

Convicted Child Killer Released From RI Prison 11 Years Early

A Rhode Island man convicted of killing a young boy in 1975 has been released from prison and sent to a state mental health facility.


Michael Woodmansee

RI Lawmakers Push Legislation To Delay Release Of Child Killer

Rhode Island lawmakers will soon take up legislation that could delay the release of a man convicted of killing a 5-year-old to give officials more time to review his case.


Michael Woodmansee

Proposal Could Delay RI Killer’s Release

A Rhode Island state senator is proposing a bill that would delay the expected release of the convicted killer of a 5-year-old to give officials more time to review his case.


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Hundreds Protest Child Killer’s Pending Release In RI

About 250 people demonstrated in Wakefield to support the victims of a child killer who’s expected to be released from prison later this year.


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NightSide Weekend Commentary – Why Do People Lose Faith In The Criminal Justice System

When convicted killers get “time off” for “good behavior”, is it a wonder why people lose faith in the criminal justice system?Dan Rea offers his thoughts in this commentary.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/12/2011

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R.I. Father Says He’ll Kill Son’s Murderer, If Released

The father of a 5-year-old boy slain by a neighbor in 1975 says he’ll kill the man who was convicted if he is released early from a 40-year sentence.