Bob Lampert http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Wyoming Considering Firing Squads For Executions http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-considering-firing-squads-executions <p>Wyoming lawmakers are considering changing state law to allow firing squads in the execution of condemned convicts.</p><p>A similar bill failed introduction in the state Senate, but after Wyoming Department of Corrections Director Bob Lampert testified before the legislature’s Joint Judiciary Committee, the committee asked staff to draft a bill allowing firing squads—which they’ll consider at their next meeting in July.</p> Wed, 28 May 2014 01:24:42 +0000 Aaron Schrank 58949 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming Considering Firing Squads For Executions Corrections Director says prison reforms are needed http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/corrections-director-says-prison-reforms-are-needed <p>Department of Corrections&nbsp;Director&nbsp;Bob Lampert&nbsp;is asking lawmakers to support some proposed prison reforms.&nbsp; He told the Joint Judiciary Committee that&nbsp; Wyoming has one of the most successful correction systems in the nation in terms of its rate of return to prison.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 08 Nov 2013 00:21:18 +0000 Melodie Edwards 49583 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Corrections Director says prison reforms are needed