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erienewsnow.com 14 Jan, 2022 00:30 am

California Gov. Gavin Newsom denies parole for RFK assassin Sirhan Sirhan - Erie News Now

California Gov. Gavin Newsom denies parole for RFK assassin Sirhan Sirhan - Erie News Now
By Jake Tapper and Cheri Mossburg, CNN

Kennedy's widow, Ethel Kennedy, said in a statement that Sirhan "should not have the opportunity to terrorize again.Sirhan's refusal to accept responsibility for his crime, lack of insight and accountability required to support his safe release, failure to disclaim violence committed in his name, and failure to mitigate his risk factors," the statement said.Kennedy family members who opposed Sirhan's release said in a statement they were "deeply relieved" by the governor's decision.By Jake Tapper and Cheri Mossburg, CNN California Gov.

Kennedy, a source told CNN's Jake Tapper.and Douglas Kennedy, supported the release during Sirhan's 16th appearance before the California Parole Board.

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