Judge Commutes Death Sentence: Cites Racial Bias in Landmark Decision

Judge Commutes Death Sentence: Cites Racial Bias in Landmark Decision

A North Carolina judge ruled Friday that racial discrimination played a role in sending a black man to death row in 1991, in the first in a series of cases that will challenge death role rulings on grounds of racism.

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