Showing posts from April 18, 2010
Friends of Gaile Owens-
The Tennessee Supreme Court today announced that
it has denied the commutation request, filed on Friday, Feb. 5, on behalf
of Gaile Owens. Governor Phil Bredesen is now the only person who
can decide to commute Gaile’s sentence of the death penalty to life
in prison. It is important now more than ever to show your support
for Gaile. Please make your voice heard by calling or writing
Governor Phil Bredesen. Visit the “learn more” section of for more information about what you can do to
show your support.
I have just finished reading Mommy’s Little Girl, Diane Fanning’s new book on the Casey Anthony debacle.

I have kept up with this case but not to the lengths that some have. It is amazing how Fanning pours through the legal documents over the past few years and breaks it down to the earth shattering evidence for the rest of us.

She gives good background information from interviews and police records on the Anthony family all the way back to the great parents, aunts and uncles participation in the family dynamics. I like being able to make my own judgments based on these detailed familial descriptions about who Casey Anthony is. Who Cindy Anthony is and what part her odd personality had in shaping Casey into such a warped character.

I dont like that this book came out before the case is even close to being over. It seems so premature to me but what am I? -just a lowly Wanna Be true crime writer. I know neither the secret world of publishing (yet) nor the inner workings of the myster…