Randall Lee Church was 18 when he was put into prison for murder. That was 1983: stir-up pants were popular, “Return of the Jedi” was just released, kids played outdoors more, and Michael Jackson ruled. So when he was officially discharged in April after more than two decades of incarceration, he felt so alienated.
Petty Officer Jon T. Tumilson was one of 22 Navy SEALs killed earlier this month when insurgents shot down a Chinook helicopter in Afghanistan. At his funeral in Iowa, earlier this week, Tumilson’s Labrador Retriever Hawkeye never left his master’s side during the entire funeral service.
Polygamist Warren Jeffs has been sentenced to life in prison for sexually assaulting two minors.