UPDATE: Missouri GOP leader urges commutation of death sentence

Wednesday, May 13, 2009 | 5:32 p.m. CDT; updated 5:49 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, May 13, 2009

JEFFERSON CITY — House Majority Leader Steven Tilley said Wednesday that Gov. Jay Nixon should commute the death sentence of a Missouri man who is scheduled to be executed May 20.