A murderer went blind in prison. His imminent execution would ‘offend humanity,’ his lawyers argue.
Sputnik International › 3 weeks ago
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has stopped the scheduled execution next week of convicted murderer Rodney Reed, who has been in jail awaiting execution for more than 20 years, the Innocence Project announced.
The Sun › 1 week ago
A MURDERER who was left to go blind on death row has chosen to be executed by electric chair, according to reports. Lee Hall is scheduled to die on Thursday in Tennessee – 28 years after he set fire to his estranged girlfriend Traci Crozier. Hall, 53...
CBS Local › 3 weeks ago
Just five days before his scheduled execution, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals and the Texas Parole Board, granted a stay of execution for convicted murderer Rodney Reed.
The Sun › 4 days ago
STEAM was seen pouring from the head of a blind murderer as he was executed by electric chair in Tennessee on Thursday. Leroy Hall, 53, was put to death for the 1991 murder of girlfriend Traci Crozier, 22, who died after Hall set her car ablaze as she...
The New York Times › 6 days ago
Tennessee is set to carry out what is expected to be only the second execution of a blind prisoner in the United States since the nation reinstated the death penalty in 1976.
NBC News › 5 days ago
Thursday's scheduled execution is expected to be only the second execution of a blind prisoner in the U.S. since the reinstatement of the death penalty in 1976.
The Boston Globe › 1 week ago
The execution of a blind man in Tennessee this week would mark only the second time in recent decades that a person without vision has been put to death in the United States, the death row inmate’s lawyers say.
Senior North Korean Official Warns Trump to Quit Abusive Language That May Offend North Korean Leader
The New York Times › 2 days ago
A senior North Korean official said in a statement on Monday that U.S. President Donald Trump should stop using abusive language that may further offend North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
The Sun › 1 month ago
GRUESOME details have emerged that lay bare the worst botched execution ever. Angel Nieves Diaz’s execution by lethal injection in a Florida State Prison first appeared to be going terribly wrong when he began grimacing in pain, his eyes bulging and...
Washington Times › Lifestyle › 2 weeks ago
MSNBC's Joy Reid says America faces an uphill battle on unity as long as white people with "Trumper" uncles ignore the "imminent danger" posted by President Trump.