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April 24, 2017
Arkansas puts first killer to death in planned double execution
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - An Arkansas murderer was put to death on Monday and the state's top court and the U.S. Supreme Court denied last-minute appeals...
April 24, 2017 - 8:10pm
January 11, 2017
Texas executes man convicted of killing two over $20 drug deal
AUSTIN, Texas - The first U.S. execution of 2017 was held on Wednesday when Texas lethally injected a man convicted of killing two men in a...
January 11, 2017 - 10:00pm
December 19, 2016
U.S. judge halts scheduled executions in Ohio
CLEVELAND - A federal judge on Monday ordered a stay of three scheduled executions in Ohio pending the resolution of a lawsuit brought by dozens of death row inmates that challenges the state's secrecy around where it procures execution drugs.State killings in Ohio were set to resume...
December 19, 2016 - 9:00pm
December 9, 2016
U.S. Supreme Court lifts second stay, Alabama execution back on
The U.S. Supreme Court lifted a second stay late on Thursday within hours of the death sentence for a former Eagle Scout condemned in a 1994 convenience store killing, clearing the way for his execution.Ronald Smith, 45, had originally been set to die by lethal injection at 6 p.m....
December 9, 2016 - 1:00am
November 5, 2016
U.S. death sentences wane, even in Texas county with most executions
AUSTIN, Texas - In the Texas county known as the buckle on the "execution belt" for sending more people to the death chamber than any other nationwide, both candidates in the campaign for top prosecutor are calling for moderation in capital punishment.What is happening in Harris...
November 5, 2016 - 10:00am
November 3, 2016
US Supreme Court puts Alabama execution on hold
The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday put on hold the Alabama execution of a man convicted of murder for the 1982 slaying of his girlfriend's husband, according to the court order. Before the high court's decision, Thomas Arthur had been scheduled to die by lethal injection at the Holman...
November 3, 2016 - 9:35pm
May 23, 2016
Supreme Court rules for black Georgia death row inmate
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday effectively overturned a black man's 1987 conviction for murdering a white woman, rebuking Georgia...
May 23, 2016 - 4:56pm
Texas executes man who killed city inspector in 2005
AUSTIN, Texas - Texas on Tuesday executed a convicted killer who repeatedly shot a city code officer inspecting piles of garbage at the death row inmate's former home, a department of criminal justice official said. Adam Ward, 33, was pronounced dead at 6:34 p.m. after receiving...
March 23, 2016 - 2:22am
January 3, 2016
U.N. chief 'deeply dismayed' by Saudi executions, calls for restraint
UNITED NATIONS - United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Saturday he was "deeply dismayed" by the execution of a prominent Shi'ite Muslim cleric and 46 other people in Saudi Arabia and called for calm and restraint.Saudi Arabia executed cleric Nimr al-Nimr and dozens...
January 3, 2016 - 1:00am
July 8, 2015
Oklahoma sets execution dates for inmates who lost Supreme Court case
OKLAHOMA CITY - An Oklahoma court on Wednesday set execution dates for three inmates who lost a battle to have the U.S. Supreme Court put their capital punishment on hold because of problems they claimed with the state's lethal injection mix. The Oklahoma Court of Criminal...
July 8, 2015 - 7:02pm
June 2, 2015
California officials reach settlement on path to resuming executions
LOS ANGELES - Authorities in California, where the death penalty has been on hold since 2006, have reached a court settlement that would require the state to create lethal injection rules that could allow it to resume executions, officials said on Tuesday. Attorneys for...
June 2, 2015 - 11:49pm
March 11, 2015
Texas executes gang enforcer Vasquez for murder
AUSTIN, Texas — Texas on Wednesday executed a 46-year-old gang member convicted of murdering a woman because she would not pay extortion money demanded by the Mexican Mafia criminal organization. Manuel Vasquez received a lethal injection at the state’s death chamber in Huntsville...
March 11, 2015 - 7:58pm
February 25, 2015
Georgia to execute female inmate for first time in 70 years
ATLANTA - A woman sent to Georgia's death row for the murder of her husband is due to die by lethal injection on Wednesday, the first time in 70 years the state would execute a female prisoner. Kelly Renee Gissendaner, 46, was found guilty of murder for plotting the 1997...
February 25, 2015 - 3:39pm
February 4, 2015
'Texas Seven' prison escapee to be executed for policeman's murder
AUSTIN, Texas, - A man who was in a group of seven inmates behind one of the biggest prison escapes in Texas history is set to be executed on Wednesday for taking part in the murder of a suburban Dallas police officer on Christmas Eve 2000. Donald Newbury, 52, is set...
February 4, 2015 - 10:56am
January 15, 2015
Supreme Court allows Oklahoma to proceed with execution
The U.S. Supreme Court allowed Oklahoma to proceed with an execution planned for Thursday, which would be the state's first since a flawed lethal injection in April 2014 led to widespread criticism. In a decision released on Thursday, the court denied an appeal for a stay,...
January 15, 2015 - 8:00pm