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Brush News-Tribune
Colorado bill to allow death sentence without unanimous vote diesColorado lawmakers Wednesday killed a bill that would have eliminated the requi
Colorado bill to allow death sentence without unanimous vote dies
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 20 hours ago
Colorado lawmakers Wednesday killed a bill that would have eliminated the requirement that death sentences be unanimous by jurors. The bill died in the Senate Judiciary Committee on a 3-2 vote. Originally, the bill sought to allow a death sentence... Read more
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Denver Post
Colorado bill to allow death sentence without unanimous vote diesColorado lawmakers Wednesday killed a bill that would have eliminated the requi
Colorado bill to allow death sentence without unanimous vote dies
Denver Post / Posted yesterday
Colorado lawmakers Wednesday killed a bill that would have eliminated the requirement that death sentences be unanimous by jurors. The bill died in the Senate Judiciary Committee on a 3-2 vote. Originally, the bill sought to allow a death sentence... Read more
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Denver Post
Colorado bill to allow death sentence without unanimous vote diesColorado lawmakers on Wednesday killed a bill that would have eliminated the re
Colorado bill to allow death sentence without unanimous vote dies
Denver Post / Posted yesterday
Colorado lawmakers on Wednesday killed a bill that would have eliminated the requirement that death sentences be unanimous by jurors. The bill died in the Senate Judiciary Committee by a 3-2 vote. Originally, the bill sought to allow a death... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executionsJACKSON – An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi’s method of lethal inje
Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executions
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
JACKSON – An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi’s method of lethal injection, rejecting arguments from death row inmates who opposed the state’s plan to use drugs not specifically approved by state law. The 5th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executions - JACKSON Miss. ( — An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of lethal injection rejecting arguments from death row inmates who opposed the state's plan to use drugs not s...The 5th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled that U.S. District Judge Henry T. W
Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executions - JACKSON Miss. ( — An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of lethal injection rejecting arguments from death row inmates who opposed the state's plan to use drugs not s...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
The 5th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled that U.S. District Judge Henry T. Wingate ruled incorrectly in August when he issued a preliminary injunction blocking the state from executing prisoners. It wasn't immediately clear if Attorney General... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executionsJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of
Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executions
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted yesterday
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of lethal injection, rejecting arguments from death row inmates who opposed the state's plan to use drugs not specifically approved by state law. The 5th Circuit U.S. Court... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executionsJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of
Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executions
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of lethal injection, rejecting arguments from death row inmates who opposed the state's plan to use drugs not specifically approved by state law. The 5th Circuit U.S. Court... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executionsJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of
Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executions
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted yesterday
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of lethal injection, rejecting arguments from death row inmates who opposed the state's plan to use drugs not specifically approved by state law. The 5th Circuit U.S. Court... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executionsJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of
Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executions
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of lethal injection, rejecting arguments from death row inmates who opposed the state's plan to use drugs not specifically approved by state law. The 5th Circuit U.S. Court... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executionsJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of
Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executions
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of lethal injection, rejecting arguments from death row inmates who opposed the state's plan to use drugs not specifically approved by state law. The 5th Circuit U.S. Court... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executionsJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of
Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executions
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of lethal injection, rejecting arguments from death row inmates who opposed the state's plan to use drugs not specifically approved by state law. The 5th Circuit U.S. Court... Read more
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WALB Albany
Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executionsJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of
Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executions
WALB Albany / Posted yesterday
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of lethal injection, rejecting arguments from death row inmates who opposed the state's plan to use drugs not specifically approved by state law. The 5th Circuit U.S. Court... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executionsJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of
Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executions
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted yesterday
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of lethal injection, rejecting arguments from death row inmates who opposed the state's plan to use drugs not specifically approved by state law. The 5th Circuit U.S. Court... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executionsJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of
Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executions
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted yesterday
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of lethal injection, rejecting arguments from death row inmates who opposed the state's plan to use drugs not specifically approved by state law. The 5th Circuit U.S. Court... Read more
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ABC News
Appeals Court Tosses Order Blocking Mississippi ExecutionsAn appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of lethal injection, rej
Appeals Court Tosses Order Blocking Mississippi Executions
ABC News / Posted yesterday
An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of lethal injection, rejecting arguments from death row inmates who opposed the state's plan to use drugs not specifically approved by state law. The 5th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled that... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Judge in Vermont death penalty case accepts challenge of law MONTPELIER � The federal judge hearing the death penalty retrial of a Vermont
Judge in Vermont death penalty case accepts challenge of law
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
MONTPELIER � The federal judge hearing the death penalty retrial of a Vermont man charged with killing a Rutland supermarket worker more than 16 years ago said he was open to hearing a... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Lacking execution drugs, Virginia eyes the electric chairRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A proposal that would force inmates to die by electric cha
Lacking execution drugs, Virginia eyes the electric chair
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 8 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A proposal that would force inmates to die by electric chair if lethal injection drugs can't be found is gaining steam in Virginia, in part because of a looming execution scheduled for next month. State officials are frantically... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Lacking execution drugs, Virginia eyes the electric chairRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A proposal that would force inmates to die by electric cha
Lacking execution drugs, Virginia eyes the electric chair
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 8 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A proposal that would force inmates to die by electric chair if lethal injection drugs can't be found is gaining steam in Virginia, in part because of a looming execution scheduled for next month. State officials are frantically... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Lacking execution drugs, Virginia eyes the electric chairRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A proposal that would force inmates to die by electric cha
Lacking execution drugs, Virginia eyes the electric chair
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A proposal that would force inmates to die by electric chair if lethal injection drugs can't be found is gaining steam in Virginia, in part because of a looming execution scheduled for next month. State officials are frantically... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Lacking execution drugs, Virginia eyes the electric chairRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A proposal that would force inmates to die by electric cha
Lacking execution drugs, Virginia eyes the electric chair
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A proposal that would force inmates to die by electric chair if lethal injection drugs can't be found is gaining steam in Virginia, in part because of a looming execution scheduled for next month. State officials are frantically... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Lacking execution drugs, Virginia eyes the electric chairRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A proposal that would force inmates to die by electric cha
Lacking execution drugs, Virginia eyes the electric chair
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 8 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A proposal that would force inmates to die by electric chair if lethal injection drugs can't be found is gaining steam in Virginia, in part because of a looming execution scheduled for next month. State officials are frantically... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Lacking enough execution drugs, Virginia eyes electric chairRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A proposal that would force inmates to die by electric cha
Lacking enough execution drugs, Virginia eyes electric chair
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 8 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A proposal that would force inmates to die by electric chair if lethal injection drugs can't be found is gaining steam in Virginia, in part because of a looming execution scheduled for next month. State officials are frantically... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Lacking enough execution drugs, Virginia eyes electric chairRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A proposal that would force inmates to die by electric cha
Lacking enough execution drugs, Virginia eyes electric chair
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 8 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A proposal that would force inmates to die by electric chair if lethal injection drugs can't be found is gaining steam in Virginia, in part because of a looming execution scheduled for next month. State officials are frantically... Read more
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BBC News
US state Georgia executes its oldest death row inmate - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
US state Georgia executes its oldest death row inmate
BBC News / Posted 9 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say US Election 2016 US state Georgia executes... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
US executes 72 year old prisonerWashington - The US state of Georgia executed its oldest death row inmate on We
US executes 72 year old prisoner
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
Washington - The US state of Georgia executed its oldest death row inmate on Wednesday, just days before his 73rd birthday, in a move critics denounced as emblematic of capital punishment's excesses. Brandon Jones received a lethal injection at a... Read more
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Swissinfo
Georgia executes oldest death row inmate for 1979 murderBy David Beasley ATLANTA (Reuters) - A 72-year-old man convicted of murdering
Georgia executes oldest death row inmate for 1979 murder
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
By David Beasley ATLANTA (Reuters) - A 72-year-old man convicted of murdering a convenience store manager in a 1979 robbery in Atlanta's suburbs was executed in Georgia early on Wednesday, corrections officials said. Brandon Astor Jones, the oldest... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Georgia executes oldest death row inmate for 1979 murderATLANTA: A 72-year-old man convicted of murdering a convenience store manager i
Georgia executes oldest death row inmate for 1979 murder
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
ATLANTA: A 72-year-old man convicted of murdering a convenience store manager in a 1979 robbery in Atlanta's suburbs was executed in Georgia early on Wednesday, corrections officials said. Brandon Astor Jones, the oldest inmate on the state's death... Read more
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Yahoo News
Utah bill could allow executions of human traffickers FILE - In this March 2, 2015, file photo, Republican Rep. Paul Ray, of Clearf
Utah bill could allow executions of human traffickers
Yahoo News / Posted 9 days ago
FILE - In this March 2, 2015, file photo, Republican Rep. Paul Ray, of Clearfield, votes on the Utah House floor, in Salt Lake City. Death penalty opponents say the Utah lawmaker's proposal... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Utah bill could allow executions of human traffickersFILE - In this March 2, 2015, file photo, Republican Rep. Paul Ray, of Clearfie
Utah bill could allow executions of human traffickers
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 9 days ago
FILE - In this March 2, 2015, file photo, Republican Rep. Paul Ray, of Clearfield, votes on the Utah House floor, in Salt Lake City. Death penalty opponents say the Utah lawmaker's proposal allowing the state to execute someone convicted of human... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Utah bill could allow executions of human traffickersFILE - In this March 2, 2015, file photo, Republican Rep. Paul Ray, of Clearfie
Utah bill could allow executions of human traffickers
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
FILE - In this March 2, 2015, file photo, Republican Rep. Paul Ray, of Clearfield, votes on the Utah House floor, in Salt Lake City. Death penalty opponents say the Utah lawmaker's proposal allowing the state to execute someone convicted of human... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Utah bill could allow executions of human traffickersFILE - In this March 2, 2015, file photo, Republican Rep. Paul Ray, of Clearfie
Utah bill could allow executions of human traffickers
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
FILE - In this March 2, 2015, file photo, Republican Rep. Paul Ray, of Clearfield, votes on the Utah House floor, in Salt Lake City. Death penalty opponents say the Utah lawmaker's proposal allowing the state to execute someone convicted of human... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Utah bill could allow executions of human traffickersFILE - In this March 2, 2015, file photo, Republican Rep. Paul Ray, of Clearfie
Utah bill could allow executions of human traffickers
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
FILE - In this March 2, 2015, file photo, Republican Rep. Paul Ray, of Clearfield, votes on the Utah House floor, in Salt Lake City. Death penalty opponents say the Utah lawmaker's proposal allowing the state to execute someone convicted of human... Read more
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International Business Times
Oldest Georgia death row inmate Brandon Astor Jones to be executed following failed clemency bid The oldest inmate on Georgia's death row is set to be executed on 2 February fo
Oldest Georgia death row inmate Brandon Astor Jones to be executed following failed clemency bid
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
The oldest inmate on Georgia's death row is set to be executed on 2 February following a failed bid for clemency. Brandon Astor Jones, 72, was convicted of murdering a convenience store manager in a 1979 robbery in a suburb of Atlanta. He is set to... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Utah bill could allow executions of human traffickersFILE - In this March 2, 2015, file photo, Republican Rep. Paul Ray, of Clearfie
Utah bill could allow executions of human traffickers
Houston Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
FILE - In this March 2, 2015, file photo, Republican Rep. Paul Ray, of Clearfield, votes on the Utah House floor, in Salt Lake City. Death penalty opponents say the Utah lawmaker's proposal allowing the state to execute someone convicted of human... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Attorneys: Man accused of killing infant son not eligible for death penaltyAttorneys for a St. Cloud man accused of killing his infant son in 2013 have ar
Attorneys: Man accused of killing infant son not eligible for death penalty
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Attorneys for a St. Cloud man accused of killing his infant son in 2013 have argued that their client has an intellectual disability and is not eligible for the death penalty. Two defense experts evaluated Larry Darnell Perry and said that he is... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Utah bill could allow executions of human traffickersSALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A proposal allowing Utah to execute someone convicted of
Utah bill could allow executions of human traffickers
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A proposal allowing Utah to execute someone convicted of human trafficking even if the criminal didn't actually kill the person would be unjust, costly and likely unconstitutional, opponents of the death penalty argued... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Utah bill could allow executions of human traffickersSALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A proposal allowing Utah to execute someone convicted of
Utah bill could allow executions of human traffickers
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 9 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A proposal allowing Utah to execute someone convicted of human trafficking even if the criminal didn't actually kill the person would be unjust, costly and likely unconstitutional, opponents of the death penalty argued... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Utah bill could allow executions of human traffickersSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A proposal allowing Utah to execute someone convicted of
Utah bill could allow executions of human traffickers
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 9 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A proposal allowing Utah to execute someone convicted of human trafficking even if the criminal didn't actually kill the person would be unjust, costly and likely unconstitutional, opponents of the death penalty argued... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Utah bill could allow executions of human traffickersSALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A proposal allowing Utah to execute someone convicted of
Utah bill could allow executions of human traffickers
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A proposal allowing Utah to execute someone convicted of human trafficking even if the criminal didn't actually kill the person would be unjust, costly and likely unconstitutional, opponents of the death penalty argued... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Utah bill could allow executions of human traffickersSALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A proposal allowing Utah to execute someone convicted of
Utah bill could allow executions of human traffickers
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 9 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A proposal allowing Utah to execute someone convicted of human trafficking even if the criminal didn't actually kill the person would be unjust, costly and likely unconstitutional, opponents of the death penalty argued... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Execution set for oldest death row inmate - MARIETTA — A man convicted of murdering a Cobb County general store manager during a 1979 robbery is scheduled to be executed by lethal injection tonight barring a last-minute stay of execution. Brandon ...MARIETTA — A man convicted of murdering a Cobb County general store manager dur
Execution set for oldest death row inmate - MARIETTA — A man convicted of murdering a Cobb County general store manager during a 1979 robbery is scheduled to be executed by lethal injection tonight barring a last-minute stay of execution. Brandon ...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 10 days ago
MARIETTA — A man convicted of murdering a Cobb County general store manager during a 1979 robbery is scheduled to be executed by lethal injection tonight barring a last-minute stay of execution. Brandon Astor Jones, 72, is the oldest man on... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Georgia to execute US state’s oldest death row inmateThis undated photo provided by the Georgia Department of Corrections shows Bran
Georgia to execute US state’s oldest death row inmate
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
This undated photo provided by the Georgia Department of Corrections shows Brandon Astor Jones in Georgia. Jones, a 72-year-old death row inmate, is scheduled to be executed on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. He was convicted in the 1979 killing of a... Read more
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Yahoo News
Georgia to execute US state's oldest death row inmate This photo obtained February 1, 2016 from the Georgia Department of Correctio
Georgia to execute US state's oldest death row inmate
Yahoo News / Posted 10 days ago
This photo obtained February 1, 2016 from the Georgia Department of Corrections in shows death row inmate … Washington (AFP) - The US state of Georgia is set to execute its oldest death-row... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Florida death penalty process in limbo as lawmakers, others look for fixFlorida Legislature TALLAHASSEE — Florida lawmakers and prosecutors are workin
Florida death penalty process in limbo as lawmakers, others look for fix
Naples Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
Florida Legislature TALLAHASSEE — Florida lawmakers and prosecutors are working on a fix to the state's death penalty following a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that invalidated how the sentence is determined. The Supreme Court's Jan. 12 opinion in... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Supreme Court ruling has murder cases on holdTALLAHASSEE — Eighteen first-degree murder cases in Hillsborough County are in
Supreme Court ruling has murder cases on hold
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
TALLAHASSEE — Eighteen first-degree murder cases in Hillsborough County are in legal limbo, frustrating victims’ families and raising hopes for capital punishment foes, as state lawmakers and court officers scramble to sort out what a recent U.S.... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Things to Know: The death penalty and execution drugs AP News | 01/29/16 12:27 pm ATLANTA (AP) -- Executions in the United States
Things to Know: The death penalty and execution drugs
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 13 days ago
AP News | 01/29/16 12:27 pm ATLANTA (AP) -- Executions in the United States have been on a fairly steady decline in recent years, dropping to 28 last year -- the lowest since 1991. A peak of 98... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Things to Know: The death penalty and execution drugs - — Executions in the United States have been on a fairly steady decline in recent years dropping to 28 last year — the lowest since 1991. A peak of 98 came in 1999. Difficulty obt...Difficulty obtaining lethal injection drugs after many manufacturers stopped se
Things to Know: The death penalty and execution drugs - — Executions in the United States have been on a fairly steady decline in recent years dropping to 28 last year — the lowest since 1991. A peak of 98 came in 1999. Difficulty obt...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 13 days ago
Difficulty obtaining lethal injection drugs after many manufacturers stopped selling their products for use in executions has made it tough for some states to execute existing death row inmates. Other reasons for the decline include better legal... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
Things to Know: The death penalty and execution drugsATLANTA (AP) - Executions in the United States have been on a fairly steady dec
Things to Know: The death penalty and execution drugs
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 13 days ago
ATLANTA (AP) - Executions in the United States have been on a fairly steady decline in recent years, dropping to 28 last year - the lowest since 1991. A peak of 98 came in 1999. Difficulty obtaining lethal injection drugs after many manufacturers... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Things to Know: The death penalty and execution drugsATLANTA (AP) � Executions in the United States have been on a fairly steady dec
Things to Know: The death penalty and execution drugs
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
ATLANTA (AP) � Executions in the United States have been on a fairly steady decline in recent years, dropping to 28 last year � the lowest since 1991. A peak of 98 came in 1999. Difficulty obtaining lethal injection drugs after many manufacturers... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Things to Know: The death penalty and execution drugsATLANTA (AP) � Executions in the United States have been on a fairly steady dec
Things to Know: The death penalty and execution drugs
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
ATLANTA (AP) � Executions in the United States have been on a fairly steady decline in recent years, dropping to 28 last year � the lowest since 1991. A peak of 98 came in 1999. Difficulty obtaining lethal injection drugs after many manufacturers... Read more
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