A great-grandmother from Ashland, Illinois is asking for a commutation from Illinois Governor Pat Quinn.
That's according to KHQA's sister station,
in Springfield, Illinois.
Shirley Skinner was convicted in an Adams County court of first-degree murder for the death of her granddaughter's estranged husband, Steven Watkins, in 2008.
Skinner admitted to the murder to WICS, which you can find in the links below.