WBEZ | state prosecutors http://www.wbez.org/tags/state-prosecutors Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Cook County State's Attorney 'disappointed' by death penalty ban http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-03-10/cook-county-states-attorney-disappointed-death-penalty-ban-83493 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/alvarez_1.jpg" alt="" /><p><p><em>Eight Forty-Eight</em> turned to individuals who work on capital cases for additional insight. Host Alison Cuddy spoke to <a target="_blank" href="http://www.statesattorney.org/index2/anitabio.html">Cook County State&rsquo;s Attorney Anita Alvarez</a>.</p><p>Alvarez has been a vocal supporter of the death penalty, and<span style="font-style: italic;">&nbsp;</span>spoke by phone to talk about how this new legislation will affect prosecutors at her office.</p></p> Thu, 10 Mar 2011 15:48:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-03-10/cook-county-states-attorney-disappointed-death-penalty-ban-83493