Life for John Franklin Hester

A Bladen County jury has sentenced John Franklin Hester to life without the possibility of parole for the murder of Randolph  Hughes.  Jurors deliberated for several hours before deciding not to give Hester the death penalty.  He addressed them, saying, “I want to thank you for sparing my life.”

One Response to Life for John Franklin Hester

  1. Joe says:

    It won’t be much of a life, spent entirely in prison. How odd that we cling to whatever life we can like that.

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