A friend of mine, a Lutheran pastor, opposes capital punishment. But to my mind, her story, which she told me circa 1985, poses the premiere case… 379 more words
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The Supreme Court of the United States barred the execution of intellectually disabled individuals in 2002. Soon the Court will address the standard that a State should use to determine whether an individual is intellectually disabled. 75 more words
Texas death row inmate Ray Jasper is scheduled to be put to death on March 19. He has written us a letter that, he acknowledges, “could be my final statement on earth.” It is well worth your time. 25 more words
Breaking News: Florida Supreme Court Tells Trial Court to Decide Whether Use of Midazolam is Unconstitutional in Scheduled Execution of Robert Henry
DENVER (AP) – A judge has ordered files in the case of a Colorado death row inmate to be unsealed.
Arapahoe County District Judge Gerald Rafferty agreed Thursday to release courtroom transcripts, the docket and other filings from the case of Sir Mario Owens. 208 more words