Ronald Smith Clemency

Clemency for Ronald Smith? New Governor Should Say Yes

Ronald F. Waterman | Posted 03.19.2013 | Canada
Ronald F. Waterman

Montana's new Governor will decide whether to grant clemency to Canadian death-row inmate Ronald Smith. Since their convictions, both of Smith's co-defendants have either served their sentences or have been granted parole, leaving the inequity of the death sentence in the case looming large.

Parole Board Too Tough On Criminals?

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.15.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - The Montana parole board that recommended against clemency for death-row Canadian Ronald Smith may be examined for being too tough on crimin...

Outgoing Governor Won't Grant Clemency Before He Leaves Office

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.08.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Montana's outgoing governor did not grant clemency during his final hours in office to Canadian death row inmate Ronald Smith.Smith had hope...