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The “Asshole” sentenced to death for murdering Philadelphia Police Officer Chuck Cassidy

Posted on Wed, Nov. 25, 2009

Officer Cassidy’s killer sentenced to die; defendant asks forgiveness, is rebuffed by widow

By MENSAH M. DEAN
Philadelphia Daily News

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MOMENTS AFTER the jury forewoman announced yesterday that he would die for murdering a Philadelphia police officer, John “Jordan” Lewis – in a calm voice that competed with his mother’s sobs – asked his victim’s family to somehow forgive him. Continue reading