Medical parole for prisoners doesn’t mean immediate release 

SJC to consider whether delays are legal 

RAYMOND VINNIE, serving a life sentence for murder but incapacitated by colon cancer and a stroke, was granted medical parole from MCI-Norfolk. But weeks passed, and Vinnie was not released.   Although his daughters in Georgia offered to care for him, Vinnie and the Department of Correction sparred in court over whether he could be released to Georgia(...)

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