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Man Sentenced To Death For 2012 Murders Of 4 Outside Northridge Boarding Home

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A 34-year-old man was sentenced to death Friday for the murders of four people outside a Northridge boarding home in 2012. 204 more words

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Georgia Executes 72-Year-Old Inmate After Supreme Court Denies Stay

Updated: February 3, 2016, 8:25 AM ET

Brandon Astor Jones, convicted of murder in the death of a convenience store manager in 1979, died by lethal injection at 12:46 AM ET Wednesday at Georgia Diagnostic and Classification Prison in Jackson, according to… 472 more words

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Georgia Set To Execute Its Oldest Inmate Convicted Of Murder In 1979

The state of Georgia will put the death its oldest inmate convicted in connection with a murder in 1979.

Brandon Astor Jones, 72, convicted in the death of a convenience store manager in an Atlanta suburb during a botched robbery, was set to be executed at 7 PM ET Tuesday. 239 more words

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Oldest death row inmate finally executed in U.S.

The oldest death row inmate, a 72-year-old man, has been executed in the state of Georgia, U.S.

Brandon Astor Jones was sentenced to the death penalty 36 years ago, after being convicted of killing a shop manager during a robbery. 245 more words

Saudi Arabia court overturns death sentence of Palestinian poet

A Saudi Arabian court has overturned the death penalty for Palestinian poet Ashraf Fayadh, but upheld his guilty verdict on a charge of apostasy.
The court, instead, sentenced Fayadh to eight years in prison and 800 lashes, a statement from his lawyer said. 624 more words

Georgia Executes 72-Year-Old Inmate After Supreme Court Denies Stay

Updated: February 3, 2016, 8:25 AM ET

Brandon Astor Jones, convicted of murder in the death of a convenience store manager in 1979, died by lethal injection at 12:46 AM ET Wednesday at Georgia Diagnostic and Classification Prison in Jackson, according to… 457 more words

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Georgia Set To Execute Its Oldest Inmate Convicted Of Murder In 1979

The state of Georgia will put the death its oldest inmate convicted in connection with a murder in 1979.

Brandon Astor Jones, 72, convicted in the death of a convenience store manager in an Atlanta suburb during a botched robbery, was set to be executed at 7 PM ET Tuesday. 239 more words

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