Congresswoman Terri Sewell

Representing the 7th District of Alabama
 

AL.com: U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell joins call for Larry Langford's release

May 5, 2015
In The News

U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell today pledged to work to urge federal officials to grant a compassionate release of former Birmingham Mayor Larry Langford.

Sewell cited Langford's failing health as a reason for his early release from a 15-year sentence on his corruption conviction.

"Justice should be fair, but merciful. Larry Langford's health is continuing to deteriorate, and I strongly believe that he should be granted a compassionate release," Sewell said in a statement this afternoon.  

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