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Few Arsonists Are Charged; Convictions Are Even Rarer

Publication Date: 
November 03, 2006
Source: 
Los Angeles Times
Author: 
Henry Weinstein and Andrew Blankstein

"Los Angeles Times" quotes Professor Robert Weisberg

"People in California view forest fires as incredible threats to public safety. It would be perfectly plausible for a prosecutor to seek the death penalty" in a case where five firefighters died, Weisberg said.