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KHQ Spokane
Former Washington judge seeks compensation after convictions overturnedTHE WEEK IN REVIEW: The Big 6 Stories on KHQ.COMTHE WEEK IN REVIEW: The Big 6 S
Former Washington judge seeks compensation after convictions overturned
KHQ Spokane / Posted 6 hours ago
THE WEEK IN REVIEW: The Big 6 Stories on KHQ.COMTHE WEEK IN REVIEW: The Big 6 Stories on KHQ.COM SPOKANE, Wash. - It's been a busy week in the Inland Northwest! Here are 6 of the most popular stories from the past week on khq.com (In no particular... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Teen Killers Given Hope of ParoleThree middle-age men spending life in prison for murders they committed as teen
Teen Killers Given Hope of Parole
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 hours ago
Three middle-age men spending life in prison for murders they committed as teens might have a chance to get out of jail. Recent state and federal appeals court rulings have said mandatory life without parole sentences for juveniles are... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
National News - WPMI Local 15Update on the latest news, sports, business and entertainment February 07, 201
National News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 17 hours ago
Update on the latest news, sports, business and entertainment February 07, 2016 09:09 GMT NKOREA-ROCKET LAUNCH North Korea says it launches satellite SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- In a special announcement read on state-run North Korean TV, the... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
In The Know for February 7MARTINSBURG - The Gateway Garden Club is sponsoring a bus trip to the Philadelp
In The Know for February 7
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 21 hours ago
MARTINSBURG - The Gateway Garden Club is sponsoring a bus trip to the Philadelphia Flower Show on March 7. Attendees will leave the Food Lion parking lot, at Courthouse Square, at 6 a.m., with an approximate return at 8 p.m. Cost is $95 per person... Read more
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Yahoo News
In Obama's final year, Senate is slow to act on his nominees By RICHARD LARDNER and MARY CLARE JALONICKFebruary 5, 2016 5:21 PM This Apri
In Obama's final year, Senate is slow to act on his nominees
Yahoo News / Posted yesterday
By RICHARD LARDNER and MARY CLARE JALONICKFebruary 5, 2016 5:21 PM This April 17, 2014, photo, provided by the U.S. Army, shows then-Maj. Gen. John W. Nicholson, Jr. speaking to his... Read more
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Breitbart
Federal Courts Invalidate Virginia and North Carolina Legislative MapsWASHINGTON—Election politics and race are back at the Supreme Court this spring
Federal Courts Invalidate Virginia and North Carolina Legislative Maps
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON—Election politics and race are back at the Supreme Court this spring, as first one, and now two, states fight to get the justices to reverse lower-court decisions that threw out the legislative district lines adopted by state lawmakers,... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Pedestrian with earbuds hit by train in Houston, diesBids sought for energy department waste trucking contractsBids sought for energ
Pedestrian with earbuds hit by train in Houston, dies
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
Bids sought for energy department waste trucking contractsBids sought for energy department waste trucking contracts The U.S. Department of Energy is taking bids to replace two waste trucking contracts that are now worth half their original... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
South Texas man sentenced to 70 years for killing neighborBids sought for energy department waste trucking contractsBids sought for energ
South Texas man sentenced to 70 years for killing neighbor
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
Bids sought for energy department waste trucking contractsBids sought for energy department waste trucking contracts The U.S. Department of Energy is taking bids to replace two waste trucking contracts that are now worth half their original... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Bids sought for energy department waste trucking contracts The U.S. Department of Energy is taking bids to replace two waste trucking co
Bids sought for energy department waste trucking contracts
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
The U.S. Department of Energy is taking bids to replace two waste trucking contracts that are now worth half their original... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Arizona man killed in New Mexico crashsuggests domestic violence gun law for New Mexico Lawmakers' push this year to
Arizona man killed in New Mexico crash
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
suggests domestic violence gun law for New Mexico Lawmakers' push this year to crack down on violent crime doesn't include strengthening laws to keep firearms from domestic abusers, despite recommendations from a state-appointed review team... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Budget bill considered in New Mexico Legislaturesuggests domestic violence gun law for New Mexico Lawmakers' push this year to
Budget bill considered in New Mexico Legislature
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
suggests domestic violence gun law for New Mexico Lawmakers' push this year to crack down on violent crime doesn't include strengthening laws to keep firearms from domestic abusers, despite recommendations from a state-appointed review team... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Texas traffic stop yields nearly $1.3M, 2 Oregon men heldGovernor gets support for mine spill Superfund listingGovernor gets support for
Texas traffic stop yields nearly $1.3M, 2 Oregon men held
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
Governor gets support for mine spill Superfund listingGovernor gets support for mine spill Superfund listing Gov. John Hickenlooper says he believes there is enough support to get a Superfund listing following the Gold King Mine spill. Gov. John... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Courthouse in Oklahoma City to be named after late judgeGovernor gets support for mine spill Superfund listingGovernor gets support for
Courthouse in Oklahoma City to be named after late judge
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
Governor gets support for mine spill Superfund listingGovernor gets support for mine spill Superfund listing Gov. John Hickenlooper says he believes there is enough support to get a Superfund listing following the Gold King Mine spill. Gov. John... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Regulators remove CEO of West Texas nonprofit from oversightGovernor gets support for mine spill Superfund listingGovernor gets support for
Regulators remove CEO of West Texas nonprofit from oversight
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
Governor gets support for mine spill Superfund listingGovernor gets support for mine spill Superfund listing Gov. John Hickenlooper says he believes there is enough support to get a Superfund listing following the Gold King Mine spill. Gov. John... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Debates for new Tulsa sheriff planned; 10 candidates in raceGovernor gets support for mine spill Superfund listingGovernor gets support for
Debates for new Tulsa sheriff planned; 10 candidates in race
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
Governor gets support for mine spill Superfund listingGovernor gets support for mine spill Superfund listing Gov. John Hickenlooper says he believes there is enough support to get a Superfund listing following the Gold King Mine spill. Gov. John... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Uptick in quakes could prompt action from Oklahoma lawmakersGovernor gets support for mine spill Superfund listingGovernor gets support for
Uptick in quakes could prompt action from Oklahoma lawmakers
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
Governor gets support for mine spill Superfund listingGovernor gets support for mine spill Superfund listing Gov. John Hickenlooper says he believes there is enough support to get a Superfund listing following the Gold King Mine spill. Gov. John... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Pentagon Releases 198 Photos Relating to Detainee Abuse in Long-Running ACLU LawsuitWASHINGTON - In response to a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit filed more tha
Pentagon Releases 198 Photos Relating to Detainee Abuse in Long-Running ACLU Lawsuit
CommonDreams.org / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON - In response to a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit filed more than a decade ago by the American Civil Liberties Union, the Defense Department has released some 200 photographs related to prisoner abuse at U.S. military facilities in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Nativity plaintiffs awarded legal feesawarded more than $52,000 to attorneys who successfully challenged the placemen
Nativity plaintiffs awarded legal fees
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
awarded more than $52,000 to attorneys who successfully challenged the placement of a Nativity scene on the Baxter County Courthouse grounds last year. U.S. District Judge Timothy L. Brooks awarded attorney fees totaling $49,855 and costs of... Read more
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Raw Story
Judge orders two North Carolina congressional districts redrawn due to racial gerrymanderingTwo of North Carolina’s congressional districts were racially gerrymandered in
Judge orders two North Carolina congressional districts redrawn due to racial gerrymandering
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
Two of North Carolina’s congressional districts were racially gerrymandered in a 2011 redistricting and must be redrawn within two weeks, a U.S. appeals court panel ruled on Friday. The order written by Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Roger... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Rising RatesRafferty was referring to the recent Clean Power Plan enacted by the Environmen
Rising Rates
Minot Daily News / Posted yesterday
Rafferty was referring to the recent Clean Power Plan enacted by the Environmental Protection Agency. The CPP requires that North Dakota reduce carbon dioxide emissions from coal fueled electrical generating plants by 45 percent. Basin Electric, the... Read more
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Salon.com
In Obama’s final year, Senate is slow to act on his nomineesWASHINGTON (AP) — If you wear combat fatigues to work, then your nomination is
In Obama’s final year, Senate is slow to act on his nominees
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — If you wear combat fatigues to work, then your nomination is almost sure to sail through the Senate. If not, you’re likely in for a long wait. In just a week, senators confirmed Army Lt. Gen. John W. “Mick” Nicholson Jr. to be the... Read more
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Daily Herald
In Obama's final year, Senate is slow to act on his nomineesWASHINGTON -- If you wear combat fatigues to work, then your nomination is almo
In Obama's final year, Senate is slow to act on his nominees
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON -- If you wear combat fatigues to work, then your nomination is almost sure to sail through the Senate. If not, you're likely in for a long wait. In just a week, senators confirmed Army Lt. Gen. John W. "Mick" Nicholson Jr. to be the next... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The nation in brief2 brothers face adult court in killings SEATTLE -- Two of three teenage brothe
The nation in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
2 brothers face adult court in killings SEATTLE -- Two of three teenage brothers accused of last week's deadly shooting in a homeless encampment in Seattle known as "The Jungle" each has been charged as adults with two counts of first-degree felony... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
VirnetX soars 47 percent on $625 million win against AppleShares in the Nevada company that won a $625.6 million verdict against Apple In
VirnetX soars 47 percent on $625 million win against Apple
Dallas Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
Shares in the Nevada company that won a $625.6 million verdict against Apple Inc. soared 47 percent Thursday, a day after an East Texas jury ruled the technology giant infringed on patented technology in its FaceTime, iMessage and newer VPN on Demand... Read more
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NBC News
Court Orders Apple to Pay $625 Million in Patent Dispute With VirnetXApple must pay VirnetX Holding Corp. more than $625 million for using the paten
Court Orders Apple to Pay $625 Million in Patent Dispute With VirnetX
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
Apple must pay VirnetX Holding Corp. more than $625 million for using the patent licensing company's Internet security technology without permission in its FaceTime and iMessage features, a federal jury in Texas decided on Wednesday. The award was... Read more
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The Atlantic
Arizona v. Ninth Circuit Court of AppealsThe U.S. Constitution is the supreme law of the land. In theory, it acts as one
Arizona v. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
The Atlantic / Posted 3 days ago
The U.S. Constitution is the supreme law of the land. In theory, it acts as one unifying body of law for each and every corner of that land. But in practice, the Constitution can mean different things in different places. That’s because federal law... Read more
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Columbia Star
February 5, 2016NOTICE OF UNCLAIMED VEHICLES/PUBLIC SALE The following vehicles(s) are subject
February 5, 2016
Columbia Star / Posted 3 days ago
NOTICE OF UNCLAIMED VEHICLES/PUBLIC SALE The following vehicles(s) are subject to towing, repair and/or storage liens, are declared to be abandoned pursuant to Section 56-5- 5810, 56-5-5636 and 29- 1540 SC Law as Amended, and are in the custody of... Read more
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Hartford Courant
West Hartford EMT Wins Appeal: His Firing Was Illegal, Court Says.A union steward who was fired from his emergency medical technician job in 2012
West Hartford EMT Wins Appeal: His Firing Was Illegal, Court Says.
Hartford Courant / Posted 3 days ago
A union steward who was fired from his emergency medical technician job in 2012 must be offered the chance to return to work, according to a ruling from a federal appeals court. Adam Cummings, who worked for American Medical Response in West... Read more
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
Federal Court Orders Florida-Based Worth Group Inc. and Its Principals, Andrew Wilshire and Eugenia Mildner, to Pay $2.5 Million in Sanctions for Illegal Off-Exchange Precious Metals SchemeFebruary 4, 2016 Defendants Ordered to Comply with the Law...
Federal Court Orders Florida-Based Worth Group Inc. and Its Principals, Andrew Wilshire and Eugenia Mildner, to Pay $2.5 Million in Sanctions for Illegal Off-Exchange Precious Metals Scheme
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 3 days ago
February 4, 2016 Defendants Ordered to Comply with the Law... Read more
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The Irish Times
Apple ordered to pay $625m in patent dispute with VirnetXApple must pay VirnetX Holding Corp more than $625 million for using the patent
Apple ordered to pay $625m in patent dispute with VirnetX
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
Apple must pay VirnetX Holding Corp more than $625 million for using the patent licensing company’s internet security technology without permission in its FaceTime and iMessage features, a federal jury in Texas said on Wednesday. The award was more... Read more
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Crosscut
Bills take aim at drinking water protectionsThree bills currently working their way through the Washington state legislatur
Bills take aim at drinking water protections
Crosscut / Posted 3 days ago
Three bills currently working their way through the Washington state legislature would limit the government’s ability to crack down on farms and other industries that pollute groundwater, the source of drinking water for over 60 percent of the... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Chief Justice John Roberts seeks to limit role of courtsWASHINGTON — By siding with the Supreme Court's liberal wing on two major cases
Chief Justice John Roberts seeks to limit role of courts
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON — By siding with the Supreme Court's liberal wing on two major cases last week, Chief Justice John Roberts lent credence to conservatives' concerns that they can't count on his vote. But as he moves into his second decade as the nation's... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Chief Justice John Roberts seeks to limit role of courtsWASHINGTON — By siding with the Supreme Court's liberal wing on two major cases
Chief Justice John Roberts seeks to limit role of courts
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON — By siding with the Supreme Court's liberal wing on two major cases last week, Chief Justice John Roberts lent credence to conservatives' concerns that they can't count on his vote. But as he moves into his second decade as the nation's... Read more
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First Coast News
Chief Justice John Roberts seeks to limit role of courtsWASHINGTON — By siding with the Supreme Court's liberal wing on two major cases
Chief Justice John Roberts seeks to limit role of courts
First Coast News / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON — By siding with the Supreme Court's liberal wing on two major cases last week, Chief Justice John Roberts lent credence to conservatives' concerns that they can't count on his vote. But as he moves into his second decade as the nation's... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Chief Justice John Roberts seeks to limit role of courtsWASHINGTON — By siding with the Supreme Court's liberal wing on two major cases
Chief Justice John Roberts seeks to limit role of courts
KTVB Boise / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON — By siding with the Supreme Court's liberal wing on two major cases last week, Chief Justice John Roberts lent credence to conservatives' concerns that they can't count on his vote. But as he moves into his second decade as the nation's... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Chief Justice John Roberts seeks to limit role of courtsWASHINGTON — By siding with the Supreme Court's liberal wing on two major cases
Chief Justice John Roberts seeks to limit role of courts
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON — By siding with the Supreme Court's liberal wing on two major cases last week, Chief Justice John Roberts lent credence to conservatives' concerns that they can't count on his vote. But as he moves into his second decade as the nation's... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Chief Justice John Roberts seeks to limit role of courtsWASHINGTON — By siding with the Supreme Court's liberal wing on two major cases
Chief Justice John Roberts seeks to limit role of courts
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON — By siding with the Supreme Court's liberal wing on two major cases last week, Chief Justice John Roberts lent credence to conservatives' concerns that they can't count on his vote. But as he moves into his second decade as the nation's... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Chief Justice John Roberts seeks to limit role of courtsWASHINGTON — By siding with the Supreme Court's liberal wing on two major cases
Chief Justice John Roberts seeks to limit role of courts
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON — By siding with the Supreme Court's liberal wing on two major cases last week, Chief Justice John Roberts lent credence to conservatives' concerns that they can't count on his vote. But as he moves into his second decade as the nation's... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
'Audit the Fed' gains support on Right and Leftnation's Federal Reserve Board, a network of member banks that fashions the nat
'Audit the Fed' gains support on Right and Left
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
nation's Federal Reserve Board, a network of member banks that fashions the nation's monetary policy. Once upon a time, the U.S. Constitution gave that prerogative to Congress, but they passed it off to the newly created Federal Reserve way back in... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas judicial selection amendment stays alive, short two-thirds margin to passHouse proponents of an amendment to the state Constitution overhauling selectio
Kansas judicial selection amendment stays alive, short two-thirds margin to pass
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
House proponents of an amendment to the state Constitution overhauling selection of Kansas Supreme Court justices Wednesday fell 15 votes shy of the necessary two-thirds majority required to advance the measure to the Senate. Republican advocates of... Read more
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
CFTC Charges Florida-Based Oakmont Financial, Inc. and Joseph Charles DiCrisci with Engaging in Illegal, OffFebruary 3, 2016 -Exchange Precious Metals Transactions Washington, DC – The
CFTC Charges Florida-Based Oakmont Financial, Inc. and Joseph Charles DiCrisci with Engaging in Illegal, Off
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 4 days ago
February 3, 2016 -Exchange Precious Metals Transactions Washington, DC – The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) filed a civil... Read more
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MLive.com
Convicted killer Adnan Syed, of 'Serial' podcast, returns to court todayBALTIMORE — Sixteen years after he was sentenced to life in prison for the murd
Convicted killer Adnan Syed, of 'Serial' podcast, returns to court today
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
BALTIMORE — Sixteen years after he was sentenced to life in prison for the murder of his ex-girlfriend, and one year after his case was re-examined through the wildly popular podcast "Serial," Adnan Syed will return to court Wednesday for his latest... Read more
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The Advocate
Get a Load of Liberty Counsel's Client RosterLiberty Counsel, a prominent right-wing legal organization, has been much in th
Get a Load of Liberty Counsel's Client Roster
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
Liberty Counsel, a prominent right-wing legal organization, has been much in the news in the past year for its defense of Kim Davis, the notorious Kentucky county clerk who was sued over her refusal to provide marriage licenses to same-sex couples.... Read more
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Yahoo News
Oldest death row inmate in Georgia executedThe Latest: This undated photo provided by the Georgia Department of Correcti
Oldest death row inmate in Georgia executed
Yahoo News / Posted 4 days ago
The Latest: This undated photo provided by the Georgia Department of Corrections shows Brandon Astor Jones in Georgia. … ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on the execution of Georgia's oldest death row inmate... 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 4 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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The Hendersonville Times-News
Inmate in last-minute appeals to stop executionATLANTA (AP) � The Latest on the execution of Georgia's oldest death row inmate
Inmate in last-minute appeals to stop execution
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 4 days ago
ATLANTA (AP) � The Latest on the execution of Georgia's oldest death row inmate, who's set to be put to death Tuesday (all times local): 8:20 p.m. Lawyers for Brandon Astor Jones have made last-minute appeals before the U.S. Supreme Court asking to... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Supreme Court denies stay of execution requestThe Latest on the execution of Georgia's oldest death row inmate, who's set to
Supreme Court denies stay of execution request
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
The Latest on the execution of Georgia's oldest death row inmate, who's set to be put to death Tuesday (all times local): 11:15 p.m. The U.S. Supreme Court has denied a stay of execution request for Georgia's oldest death row... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Georgia's oldest death row inmate in last-minute appeals to stop executionThis undated photo provided by the Georgia Department of Corrections shows Bran
Georgia's oldest death row inmate in last-minute appeals to stop execution
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 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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WIS News 10 Columbia
Georgia inmate in late appeals seeking to block executionJACKSON, Ga. (AP) - Lawyers for Georgia's oldest death row inmate filed last-mi
Georgia inmate in late appeals seeking to block execution
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 5 days ago
JACKSON, Ga. (AP) - Lawyers for Georgia's oldest death row inmate filed last-minute appeals before the U.S. Supreme Court urging the justices to block the scheduled Tuesday evening execution of the 72-year-old man, who was convicted of the 1979... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Georgia inmate in late appeals seeking to block executionJACKSON, Ga. (AP) - Lawyers for Georgia's oldest death row inmate filed last-mi
Georgia inmate in late appeals seeking to block execution
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 5 days ago
JACKSON, Ga. (AP) - Lawyers for Georgia's oldest death row inmate filed last-minute appeals before the U.S. Supreme Court urging the justices to block the scheduled Tuesday evening execution of the 72-year-old man, who was convicted of the 1979... Read more
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