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- Stanley Tookie Williams makes "a redemptive transition". Boyd, Herb // New York Amsterdam News;12/15/2005, Vol. 96 Issue 51, p4
The article presents information about the execution of Stanley Tookie Williams, convicted of killing four people during a robbery attempt in 1979. The execution of Williams, at 12:35 am Pacific Time, certainly wasn't right to those demanding clemency for Williams. In a blunt, five-page...
- Tookie, how soon they forget. Tatum, Wilbert A. // New York Amsterdam News;12/15/2005, Vol. 96 Issue 51, p12
The article focuses on the views of the author on the execution of Stanely Tookie Williams, who was convicted of killing four people during a robbery attempt in 1979. The state of California, through Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, killed a human being because he was told by legal authorities...
- DOES TOOKIE DESERVE TO DIE? Meadows, Bob; Breuer, Howard; Orr, Andrea // People;12/12/2005, Vol. 64 Issue 24, p99
This article reports on Stanley Williams, also known as Tookie Williams. Williams is scheduled to be executed on December 13, 2005 after 24 years on death row, unless California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger grants him clemency. Williams was a co-founding member of the Crips gang. However, in 1996...
- MILESTONES. August, Melissa; Barovick, Harriet; Bland, Elizabeth L.; Neuman, Clayton // Time;12/26/2005, Vol. 166 Issue 26, p35
The article presents information about some important milestones from around the world including the resignation of Marsha Evans as director of the Red Cross after the slow response to Hurricane Katrina, the assassination of Gebran Tueni, the execution of Stanley (Tookie) Williams, the death of...
- On death row, an author and Nobel nominee. Van Slambrouck, Paul // Christian Science Monitor;11/28/2000, Vol. 93 Issue 3, p1
Discusses the writing of books by death-row inmate and convicted murderer Stanley Williams from his prison cell.
- Lessons learned on death row. Willwerth, James // Time;9/23/1996, Vol. 148 Issue 15, p58
Considers Stanley (`Tookie') Williams efforts to apologize for his past mistakes, including his 1971 co-founding of the largest street gang in the United States, the Crips. Williams' writings in 1996 while he sits on death row in San Quentin in California; The September 1996 publishing of the...
- Should 'Tookie' Die? // Current Events;10/18/2002, Vol. 102 Issue 7, p3
Focuses on the case of notorious Crips gang founder Stanley Williams in Los Angeles, California. Issue on death penalty; Reform of Williams in the prison; Campaign of Williams against gang violence.
- When Will it Blow? Delsite, Alison // Boys' Life;Sep2003, Vol. 93 Issue 9, p10
Deals with the efforts of volcanologist Stanley Williams to predict volcanic eruptions.
- Black California Death Row Inmate Is Nominated For The Nobel Peace Prize. // Jet;12/25/2000-01/01/2001, Vol. 99 Issue 3, p8
Profiles Stanley 'Tookie' Williams, an inmate convicted for murder in 1981, who has been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize for the children's books he has written.