EXTRA 72/92 - USA (Virginia): death penalty: Willie Leroy Jones
Willie Leroy Jones, black, aged 34, is scheduled to be executed by the State of Virginia, USA, on 15 September 1992. He was sentenced to death for murder in 1984. Willie Jones had no criminal record prior to this sentence; at his trial he was reportedly represented by an inexperienced, state- appointed attorney. According to his present attorneys, Willie Jones has become self-rehabilitated during his eight years in prison.