Don Heller: A California Republican against death penalty

By Don Heller, Los Angeles Daily News Columnist – Posted: 09/18/2011 01:00:00 AM PDT I have been a Republican for many years. I wrote the ballot initiative that reinstated the death penalty in California in 1978. I believe those who commit willful and intentional murder should be locked up and severely punished in the interest of public safety. I made a terrible mistake 33 years ago, but it is one that…[For full story:  http://www.dailynews.com/opinions/ci_18919370 ]

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Don Heller: A California Republican against death penalty