April 10, 2017

Cara Drinan, professor, law, was interviewed in a NBC29 (Charlottesville, Va.) story on Christian leaders asking Gov. Terry McAuliffe to halt an execution.


... Those defending Teleguz point out that two of the three witnesses in the case have since recanted their stories. The third man is serving a life sentence for carrying out Sipe’s murder.

“He’s convicted on the basis of three witnesses, two of whom have come forward and said 'Hey I lied. This guy had nothing to do with it and I just said that to get leniency in my own case,’” said Cara Drinan, professor at Catholic University of America.

Teleguz’s attorneys are seeking more time from the U.S. Supreme Court and McAuliffe. ...

Read more and watch the news clip at NBC29.