Missouri Executes Michael Taylor
I'm not sure if this is "justice" for Ann Harrison but the death sentence against Michael Taylor has been carried out and, like it or not, nobody really feels safer because of it.
Reuters: Killer of Missouri schoolgirl executed after appeals dismissed
AP @ Huff Post: Michael Taylor Executed: Missouri Puts To Death Fourth Person In 4 Months
KCTV5: Michael Taylor executed for killing Ann Harrison
The only surprising development in this case seemed to be the absolute quiet among any African-American leaders when it came to attempts to commute the death sentence. In the end, the reality of Michael Taylor's crimes and the long wait for the death sentence to be carried out seemed to temper concerns about racism and injustice as the sketchy process proceeded in relative quiet.