Editorials

Editorials

Criminal gets more time to think about crippling old man

St. Clair County Circuit Judge Robert Haida witnessed the tears of a family, heard the pleas of a sister and considered a gunman’s too-late remorse. Through all that he saw an 86-year-old Cahokia man who was shot, who was left for hours to bleed and then was left incapacitated to possibly spend the remainder of his life in a nursing home.

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