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Poll: Samuel sentencing OK

  • Tuesday Poll: Hucks Nation was split re: the sentencing of at least 20 years in an adult prison for 16YO double murderer Eldon Gale Samuel III. A plurality of 77 of 226 respondents (34.07%) supported the sentence. However, 66 of 226 respondents (29.2%) said Samuel shouldn't have been sent to an adult prison. Another 37 (16.37%) considered the sentence too harsh. OTOH, 17 (7.52%) wanted a longer sentence. And 16 (5.75%) wanted a sentence of life in prison without possibility of parole. 13 (5.75%) were undecided.
  • Today's Poll: Would you like to see a brokered Republican National Convention?

D.F. Oliveria
D.F. (Dave) Oliveria joined The Spokesman-Review in 1984. He currently is a columnist and compiles the Huckleberries Online blog and writes about North Idaho in his Huckleberries column.

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