Tag: Criminal punishment

Lawyers: Firing squad must be option for condemned killer

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Attorneys for a condemned killer whose execution was stopped last year after 25 minutes of unsuccessful needle sticks are once again...
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COLUMBUS, Ohio — A new documentary on the death penalty includes the work a federal public defender did on an Ohio execution that lasted...
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MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Lawyers for an Alabama inmate scheduled to be executed next week said multiple strokes and dementia have left him unable to...
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A man convicted of raping and beating a woman to death in Florida has been scheduled to die. ...
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LINCOLN, Neb. — Nebraska's corrections department has notified a second death-row inmate of the drugs it intends to use for his execution. ...
The Latest: ‘Tourniquet Killer’ executed in Texas

HUNTSVILLE, Texas — The Latest on the execution of Houston's "Tourniquet Killer" (all times local): ...
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Three executions are scheduled this year in Tennessee, which would mark the first time the state puts someone to death since...
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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — A Roman Catholic bishop who has led prayers at Arkansas anti-abortion rallies says he will not take part this year...
‘Tourniquet Killer’ executed in Texas for 1992 strangling

HUNTSVILLE, Texas — Texas carried out the nation's first execution of 2018 Thursday evening, giving lethal injection to a man who became known as...
‘Tourniquet Killer’ set to be executed in Texas

HUNTSVILLE, Texas — A Houston-area sex offender who was convicted of killing a young woman and confessed to three more strangling deaths is set...

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