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Trump administration carries out 13th and final execution

The 48-year-old Higgs was convicted in the killings of three women in a Maryland wildlife refuge. He was the third inmate to receive a lethal injection this week at the federal prison in Terre Haute, Indiana.

US carries out its 1st execution of female inmate since 1953

Lisa Montgomery was pronounced dead at 1:31 a.m. Wednesday after receiving a lethal injection at the federal prison complex in Terre Haute, Indiana.

MLK’s son asks Alabama to stop inmate’s upcoming execution

By KIM CHANDLER Associated Press MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — The son of civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr., as well as family members of a...

Texas inmate faces execution for killing wife in 2005

By JUAN A. LOZANO and MICHAEL GRACZYK Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — A Texas inmate with a history of violence against women faces execution for fatally...

Death sentence upheld

The Mississippi Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence of a man convicted of strangling his ex-girlfriend and dumping her body in the woods. A...

Death Penalty Challenge

The Mississippi Supreme Court, in a 5 to 4 decision Thursday, rules "Charles Ray Crawford" can question the use of midazolam the drug used...

Veil Of Secrecy

A legal veil of secrecy could drop over much of the execution process in Mississippi under a bill agreed on by house and senate...

Death Penalty for Man Found Guilty in 2013 Murder

A 30 year old man found guilty of capital murder in Harrison County was sentenced to death today.

Boston Bomber Sentenced to Death

Today convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was sentenced to death.

Man Sentenced To Death

The Mississippi Supreme Court has upheld the death penalty for a man convicted of capital murder by a Harrison County Jury.

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