Sunday, January 8, 2017

Thousands back campaign to free dad jailed for 40 years for shooting dead daughter’s sex attacker

 Jay Maynor, from Alabama, was sentenced to 40 years in prison in the United States killing Raymond Earl Brooks in June 2014

He plead guilty to shooting the 59-year-old dead in court hearing in November.

The 43-year-old took a plea deal so his daughter Julia, who was molested by Brooks from the age of four, would not have to testify during a trial.

Now a petition to the Alabama Governor to pardon Maynor has reached more than 6,000 signatures.

The petition states: “Jay Maynor has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for killing his daughter’s rapist.

“Jay is not a threat to society. He is a good man.

“We would like to see him set free or at minimum a lesser sentence.”

Julia, now 24 and a...

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1 comment:

  1. Four years ago:
    (MONTGOMERY)—Attorney General Luther Strange today announced the sentencing of a Childersburg man for the murder of a woman he had been dating. Cedric Keith, 37, was sentenced on December 12 to 30 years of imprisonment for the shooting death of Magdalene Marbury, also of Childersburg.

    So, it's more heinous to kill a rapist than it is to kill an innocent young woman in Alabama. Good luck with that.