TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Jun 9, 2015

Kenneth Thomas, an inmate housed at the Turney Center in Only, is asking the Tennessee Supreme Court to allow him the right to die in prison so his organs can be harvested for his ailing parents. Thomas, 37, was convicted of a 1999 murder and sentenced to life in prison. He is eligible for parole in 2063, but believes he will never be released, WKRN News 2 reports.