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Calif. serial killer Richard Ramirez dies
sfgate ^ | 06/07/13 | AP

Posted on 06/07/2013 9:43:09 AM PDT by DFG

California corrections officials say convicted serial killer Richard Ramirez, known as the Night Stalker, has died in prison.

San Quentin State Prison spokesman Lt. Sam Robinson says Ramirez died Friday morning.

Ramirez was convicted of 13 murders that terrorized Southern California in 1984 and '85, and sentenced to death.

Satanic symbols were left at murder scenes and some victims were forced to "swear to Satan" by the killer, who entered homes through unlocked windows and doors.

Ramirez was captured and beaten in 1985 by residents of an East Los Angeles neighborhood while attempting a carjacking.

(Excerpt) Read more at sfgate.com ...


TOPICS: News/Current Events; US: California
KEYWORDS: california; nightstalker; ramirez; sanquentin
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1 posted on 06/07/2013 9:43:09 AM PDT by DFG
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To: DFG

Hell’s burning little hotter right now...


2 posted on 06/07/2013 9:44:21 AM PDT by Timber Rattler (Just say NO! to RINOS and the GOP-E)
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To: DFG

He finally ran out of Twinkies and starved to death.


3 posted on 06/07/2013 9:49:15 AM PDT by GoldMan (Never try to rationalize an irrational mind............)
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To: DFG

Gee, I would have sent a card had I known.....
/s


4 posted on 06/07/2013 9:49:30 AM PDT by llevrok (How hot does the water need to get before the frog should jump out?)
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To: Timber Rattler

Isn’t he the one that Diane Feinestein released the info on that cops wanted to keep secret allowing him to kill again before his capture?


5 posted on 06/07/2013 9:51:42 AM PDT by cripplecreek (REMEMBER THE RIVER RAISIN!)
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To: DFG

and i thought today was gonna be a total bummer. hip hip, hooray!


6 posted on 06/07/2013 9:56:41 AM PDT by sappy (criminaldems)
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To: DFG

Why is this news? Deserves as much coverage as my car running over a worm.


7 posted on 06/07/2013 9:58:32 AM PDT by I want the USA back (If I Pi$$ed off just one liberal today my mission has been accomplished.)
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To: cripplecreek
So he is sentenced to death in ‘85 or ‘86 and dies in 2013 of natural causes?

Doesn't seem like the death penalty in CA is much of a deterrent.

8 posted on 06/07/2013 9:59:59 AM PDT by texas booster (Join FreeRepublic's Folding@Home team (Team # 36120) Cure Alzheimer's!)
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To: DFG; a fool in paradise

Parole board goes in mourning.


9 posted on 06/07/2013 10:01:16 AM PDT by Revolting cat! (Bad things are wrong! Ice cream is delicious!)
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To: DFG

Well the evil bastard is back home with his daddy the devil..I hope he suffers like he made his victim’s and their family’s suffer..


10 posted on 06/07/2013 10:01:18 AM PDT by PLD (Life is short...forgive quickly, love truly, laugh uncontrollably¬Ö and never regret anything that)
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To: DFG

Hold on.

He appeals the sentence.

He dies in prison.

Coincidence?

His lawyers need to be outraged that his appeal can’t now go forward. They have to be able to sue someone, now that one of their cash cows is gone.


11 posted on 06/07/2013 10:06:55 AM PDT by DPMD
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To: I want the USA back

I feel more sorry for the worm.


12 posted on 06/07/2013 10:07:15 AM PDT by bgill (The problem is...no one is watching the Watch List!)
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To: DFG

Hip-hip horay! One less ‘excrement’ of a human being to feed in prison.


13 posted on 06/07/2013 10:07:45 AM PDT by Justaham
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To: cripplecreek

I think so!


14 posted on 06/07/2013 10:11:05 AM PDT by Timber Rattler (Just say NO! to RINOS and the GOP-E)
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To: DFG

Cause? Age? LOL How could any news outlet not get that info?


15 posted on 06/07/2013 10:13:04 AM PDT by GeorgeWashingtonsGhost
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To: texas booster

I did not see ‘natural causes’ anywhere in the article. Did you see that somewhere else? I figured he got beaten to death or shiv’d.


16 posted on 06/07/2013 10:16:04 AM PDT by Pharmboy (Democrats lie because they must.)
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To: Timber Rattler

Yup. Feinstein announced info on Ramirez police were using in their investigation.

http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=82d_1234581570


17 posted on 06/07/2013 10:16:52 AM PDT by cripplecreek (REMEMBER THE RIVER RAISIN!)
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To: GeorgeWashingtonsGhost

Cause has been withheld. Age was reported in the article, he was 53 the second paragraph states. News outlets? What’s that?


18 posted on 06/07/2013 10:17:31 AM PDT by bigfootbob
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To: bigfootbob

Ooops.. 53. I didn’t see that, thanks. Cause is either AIDS or clobbered to death by other inmates while prison guards have backs turned.


19 posted on 06/07/2013 10:25:55 AM PDT by GeorgeWashingtonsGhost
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To: texas booster

We have almost 700 scum on death row and I can’t remember the last time that number was reduced the way it’s supposed to be reduced.


20 posted on 06/07/2013 10:28:45 AM PDT by newbie 10-21-00
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