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Free Willie: A murderer is about to be released; one woman says we could have kept him locked down

Free Willie: A murderer is about to be released; one woman says we could have kept him locked down

Willie Featherstone is about to be set free again, and that makes Jacqueline Robarge angry.

"I can't believe this rapist murderer is getting out of prison!" Robarge says. "The state's attorney bungled a rape case for one of our clients and tested her horribly and this is the result."

In early May, Robarge, who runs a small non-profit providing services to "women impacted by incarceration, street life and abuse" called Power Inside, received notice of Featherstone's pending release from the Dorsey Run Correctional Facility through the Vine Network, a state subscription service that allows people to sign up to be notified of any changes in a...

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