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WBTV Charlotte
Dave Matthews Band: Despite HB2, Friday’s show must go ondonated all of the profits from its April 14 concert at Time Warner Cable Arena
Dave Matthews Band: Despite HB2, Friday’s show must go on
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
donated all of the profits from its April 14 concert at Time Warner Cable Arena to an LGBT-focused fund that the group said will benefit Equality NC, Time Out Youth and the Equal Justice Initiative, a civil rights campaigning group based in Ala... Read more
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Al.com
St. Paul & the Broken Bones to release new album, 'Sea of Noise,' in September 2016included artists such as Tom Waits and Nick Cave, and the 2015 book "Just Mercy
St. Paul & the Broken Bones to release new album, 'Sea of Noise,' in September 2016
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
included artists such as Tom Waits and Nick Cave, and the 2015 book "Just Mercy," written by Bryan Stevenson of the Equal Justice Initiative. "I had to sit and think about what I'm saying –- what do I want to say, is there anything to... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
How Supreme Court fixed a racial wrongsuch as this from Foster's case. In many ways, what happened in Foster's case
How Supreme Court fixed a racial wrong
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 days ago
such as this from Foster's case. In many ways, what happened in Foster's case is troublingly ordinary: A 2010 review by Equal Justice Initiative of jury selection in eight Southern states found evidence of racial discrimination in jury selection... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Jackson: Distinct perspectives on racial progressthan if you’re poor and innocent,” Booker said in both speeches, attributing th
Jackson: Distinct perspectives on racial progress
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 days ago
than if you’re poor and innocent,” Booker said in both speeches, attributing the quote to Bryan Stevenson, founder of the Equal Justice Initiative. Death at early age Booker also urged both groups of graduates to care more about their fellow man... Read more
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Al.com
Pat Jones is inheriting an embattled District Attorney's office in Houston Countyof the lack of a statutory private right of action. Under Valeska's tenure from
Pat Jones is inheriting an embattled District Attorney's office in Houston County
Al.com / Posted 5 days ago
of the lack of a statutory private right of action. Under Valeska's tenure from 1995 to 2008, according to a study by the Equal Justice Initiative, "sixteen people were sentenced to death in Houston County — a 1600% increase over the previous two... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Park Service official: Marking Reconstruction-era sites ‘long overdue'think it's important to tell the story and tell how it was, not trying to sugar
Park Service official: Marking Reconstruction-era sites ‘long overdue'
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 6 days ago
think it's important to tell the story and tell how it was, not trying to sugar coat anything," Sutton said. The Equal Justice Initiative, a nonprofit organization that provides legal representation to indigent defendants, is making an... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Google #LoveLetters From Kids Of Imprisoned Parentslike The Osborne Association, Hour Children, and Google.org grantees Essie Just
Google #LoveLetters From Kids Of Imprisoned Parents
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 10 days ago
like The Osborne Association, Hour Children, and Google.org grantees Essie Justice, the Ella Baker Center and the Equal Justice Initiative are doing to support children affected by incarceration and to advance criminal justice reform. You... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Lynchings: A shameful chapter in Virginia historythe end of Reconstruction in 1877 and 1950, there were 4,075 “racial terror lyn
Lynchings: A shameful chapter in Virginia history
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 13 days ago
the end of Reconstruction in 1877 and 1950, there were 4,075 “racial terror lynchings” in the region, according to the Equal Justice Initiative. Virginia shares a piece of this shameful history. Between 1880 and 1926, more than 90 people were... Read more
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Al.com
Scalia's death likely saved Alabama Death Row inmateat 6 p.m. Thursday for the April 1985 slaying of Mobile police Cpl. Julius Schu
Scalia's death likely saved Alabama Death Row inmate
Al.com / Posted 13 days ago
at 6 p.m. Thursday for the April 1985 slaying of Mobile police Cpl. Julius Schulte. But Madison's attorneys with the Equal Justice Initiative won a stay of the execution from the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals late Thursday morning, less than... Read more
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Al.com
What's next for Alabama death row inmate Vernon Madison after execution was stayed?Court issued a ruling upholding a lower court's stay of execution. Madison's a
What's next for Alabama death row inmate Vernon Madison after execution was stayed?
Al.com / Posted 14 days ago
Court issued a ruling upholding a lower court's stay of execution. Madison's attorneys from the Montgomery-based nonprofit Equal Justice Initiative had been seeking a stay from state and federal courts since the execution date was set in... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
US appeals court delays execution for Alabama inmateProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US appeals court delays execution for Alabama inmate
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative say that multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused and disoriented and... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
US supreme court blocks Alabama execution amid dementia claimProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US supreme court blocks Alabama execution amid dementia claim
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative have argued multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused, disoriented and... Read more
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Lake Placid News
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmateProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmate
Lake Placid News / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative say that multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused and disoriented and... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmateProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmate
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative say that multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused and disoriented and... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmateProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmate
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative say that multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused and disoriented and... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmateProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmate
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative say that multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused and disoriented and... Read more
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The Marietta Times
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmateProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmate
The Marietta Times / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative say that multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused and disoriented and... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmateProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmate
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative say that multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused and disoriented and... Read more
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The Times Leader
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmateProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmate
The Times Leader / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative say that multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused and disoriented and... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stayof the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of t
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stay
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 14 days ago
of the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of the evidence presented." Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative, representing Madison and responding to the state's filing, repeated their argument that the Mobile... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stayof the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of t
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stay
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 14 days ago
of the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of the evidence presented." Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative, representing Madison and responding to the state's filing, repeated their argument that the Mobile... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stayof the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of t
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stay
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 14 days ago
of the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of the evidence presented." Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative, representing Madison and responding to the state's filing, repeated their argument that the Mobile... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stayof the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of t
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stay
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 14 days ago
of the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of the evidence presented." Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative, representing Madison and responding to the state's filing, repeated their argument that the Mobile... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stayof the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of t
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stay
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 14 days ago
of the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of the evidence presented." Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative, representing Madison and responding to the state's filing, repeated their argument that the Mobile... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stayof the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of t
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stay
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 14 days ago
of the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of the evidence presented." Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative, representing Madison and responding to the state's filing, repeated their argument that the Mobile... Read more
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First Coast News
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stayof the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of t
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stay
First Coast News / Posted 14 days ago
of the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of the evidence presented." Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative, representing Madison and responding to the state's filing, repeated their argument that the Mobile... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stayof the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of t
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stay
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
of the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of the evidence presented." Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative, representing Madison and responding to the state's filing, repeated their argument that the Mobile... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stayof the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of t
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stay
KTVB Boise / Posted 14 days ago
of the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of the evidence presented." Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative, representing Madison and responding to the state's filing, repeated their argument that the Mobile... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stayof the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of t
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stay
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 14 days ago
of the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of the evidence presented." Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative, representing Madison and responding to the state's filing, repeated their argument that the Mobile... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stayof the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of t
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stay
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 14 days ago
of the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of the evidence presented." Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative, representing Madison and responding to the state's filing, repeated their argument that the Mobile... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stayof the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of t
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stay
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 14 days ago
of the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of the evidence presented." Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative, representing Madison and responding to the state's filing, repeated their argument that the Mobile... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stayof the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of t
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stay
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 14 days ago
of the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of the evidence presented." Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative, representing Madison and responding to the state's filing, repeated their argument that the Mobile... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stayof the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of t
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stay
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
of the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of the evidence presented." Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative, representing Madison and responding to the state's filing, repeated their argument that the Mobile... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmateProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmate
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative say that multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused and disoriented and... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmateProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmate
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative say that multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused and disoriented and... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stayof the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of t
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stay
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 14 days ago
of the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of the evidence presented." Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative, representing Madison and responding to the state's filing, repeated their argument that the Mobile... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stayof the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of t
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stay
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 14 days ago
of the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of the evidence presented." Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative, representing Madison and responding to the state's filing, repeated their argument that the Mobile... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmateProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmate
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative say that multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused and disoriented and... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmateProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmate
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative say that multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused and disoriented and... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmateProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmate
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative say that multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused and disoriented and... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmateProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmate
KHQ Spokane / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative say that multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused and disoriented and... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmateProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmate
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative say that multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused and disoriented and... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmateProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmate
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative say that multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused and disoriented and... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmateProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmate
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative say that multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused and disoriented and... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmateProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmate
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative say that multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused and disoriented and... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmateProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmate
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative say that multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused and disoriented and... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmateProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmate
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative say that multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused and disoriented and... Read more
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ABC Montana
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmateProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmate
ABC Montana / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative say that multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused and disoriented and... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stayof the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of t
Supreme Court upholds Ala. execution stay
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 14 days ago
of the state court decision, which indicated that the court considered all of the evidence presented." Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative, representing Madison and responding to the state's filing, repeated their argument that the Mobile... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmateProsecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as h
US Supreme Court maintains execution stay for Alabama inmate
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 14 days ago
Prosecutors said Madison crept up and shot Schulte in the back of the head as he sat in his police car. Attorneys for the Equal Justice Initiative say that multiple strokes and dementia have left Madison frequently confused and disoriented and... Read more
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