[JURIST] DePaul University has posted the full text of outgoing Illinois Governor George Ryan's speech last Friday at DePaul University College of Law in which he announced the full pardon of four prisoners [Ryan speech, text] on Illinois' death row. The University of North Carolina School of Law is featuring on its home page an audio webcast [recorded audio] of Governor Ryan speaking on the death penalty at Carolina Law this past November. The full text of Governor Ryan's Saturday death penalty commutation speech [text], originally noted in Paper Chasethat day [JURIST report], is available from Northwestern University School of Law, which has also posted the text of Governor Ryan's introduction by Northwestern law professor and death penalty lawyer Lawrence Marshall [speech text].
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