NEW YORK – The only man to admit shooting Malcolm X was freed on parole Tuesday, 45 years after he assassinated the civil rights leader. Thomas Hagan, the last man still serving time in the 1965 killing, was freed from a Manhattan prison where he spent two days a week under a work-release program, state Department of Correctional Services spokeswoman Linda Foglia said. Click here for the full story.
How do you guys feel about his release? Should he have been sentenced to life? I hesitate to say this but I think he should have been sentenced to life. Malcolm was the real deal and it’s a real shame that we lost such an amazing person. I haven’t quite been able to forgive these killers.