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Aug 18, 2014

Jailed for four murders, Indiana man asks to marry fiancée

Till death penalty do us part? The alleged shooter in a February Indianapolis quadruple murder wants a judge to allow him to marry his fiancée as he awaits trial... #Indiana #Indianapolis, IN

Aug 11, 2014

Death penalty halted in Ohio into 2015

A freeze on capital punishment in Ohio will continue into 2015 after a federal judge extended a months-long moratorium on executions as questions mount about the effectiveness of a new, two-drug combination being used to carry out the death penalty... #Indiana #Indianapolis, IN

Aug 11, 2014

Judges extends temporary halt to Ohio executions

A federal judge has extended a months-long moratorium on executions in Ohio into next year as questions mount about the effectiveness of a new, two-drug combination being used to carry out the death penalty... #Indiana #Indianapolis, IN

Aug 04, 2014

Prosecutor instrumental in executing innocent man": report

A former Texas prosecutor involved in a tainted death penalty case allegedly “violated core principles of the legal profession, and did so with terrible consequences ... the execution of an innocent man," according to an explosive new report... #Indiana #Indianapolis, IN

Aug 05, 2014

Jodi Arias to represent herself at death penalty trial: judge

The 34-year-old was convicted of first-degree murder last year in Travis Alexander's grisly 2008 murder but the Arizona jury deadlocked on whether she should get life behind bars or death... #Indiana #Indianapolis, IN

Aug 22, 2014

Kamala Harris will appeal death penalty ruling

California Attorney General Kamala Harris speaks to The Sacramento Bee's editorial board on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 in Sacramento Calif... #California #Sacramento, CA

Aug 04, 2014

Despite drug shortage, 2 states carry on with executions using single dose of potent sedative

Despite a shortage of lethal-injection drugs, two of the nation's most active death penalty states have quietly carried on with executions by turning to pentobarbital, a powerful sedative that generally puts inmates to death swiftly and without compl... #California #Sacramento, CA

Aug 01, 2014

Death penalty, income gap: Second look

New views on week's top talker... #California #Sacramento, CA

Aug 19, 2014

GOP Renews Death-Penalty Attacks On Hickenlooper

Colorado Republicans are unleashing another round of criticism against Gov. John Hickenlooper and his stance against capital punishment, hoping to paint the Democrat as indecisive on the issue in the months leading up to November... #Colorado #U.S. Democratic Party #U.S. Republican Party

Aug 01, 2014

Meriam Ibrahim arrives in New Hampshire, ready to begin new life

A Sudanese woman who faced the death penalty for refusing to recant her Christian faith has arrived in New Hampshire, ready to begin a new life... #Colorado #U.S. Democratic Party #U.S. Republican Party