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Rodricks: In Maryland, parole seems likely for more lifers, but the Lenny Cirincione case is an outlier.

December 13, 2021

It is hard to imagine that any governor of Maryland would approve Lenny Cirincione for parole from prison. A jury convicted him of murdering a Baltimore police officer in 1986, and no governor — Republican or Democrat — wants to be the one who declares 35 years of incarceration sufficient punishment for that. Not even an outgoing governor planning to retire to Ocean Pines would dare grant Cirincione freedom.

Article Source: Baltimore Sun

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