N.Y. Gov. David Paterson Commutes Sentence of Man Convicted of Teenager's Death in Racially Charged Shooting

Outgoing New York Gov. David Paterson commuted the sentence of a black man three years to the day after a Long Island jury convicted him of manslaughter for fatally shooting a white teen who he claimed threatened his son, John White, 57, was released from a Saratoga County, N.Y., state prison Thursday after serving more than five months of his original two- to four-year sentence. Parents Angry at Decision White had returned to his Miller Place home Thursday, where he used an...Full Story
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