Arkansas has executed the first of two men scheduled to die in the first U.S. double execution since 2000.
Jack Jones Jr., 52, was the first prisoner put to death Monday night. Jones was.. Huffington Post
The state of Arkansas plans to execute two inmates on Monday evening, which would make it the first U.S. state in 17 years to put a pair of convicts to death on the same day. Supreme Court Justice Neil.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
Arkansas executed Jack Harold Jones for the 1996 rape and murder of Mary Phillips. This was the first of two executions scheduled for Monday night in the state's first double execution since 1999... Source: Wochit News -
Little Rock, Ark., Apr 24, 2017 / 04:33 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- As Arkansas prepares to conduct the first double execution in the U.S. since 2000, Catholics prayed for all involved in the execution and.. CNA
(Reuters) - The state of Arkansas plans to execute two inmates on Monday evening, which would make it the first U.S. state in 17 years to put a pair of convicts to death on the same day.
A flurry of.. Huffington Post
This week in Arkansas, lives came down to minutes.
Ledell Lee never saw Friday. Less than an hour before a midnight deadline to carry out the sentence, Arkansas officials learned the U.S. Supreme.. L.A. Times
Justice Neil Gorsuch made a difference Thursday in his first 5-4 vote on the Supreme Court, siding with his fellow conservatives to deny a petition from eight Arkansas inmates who sought to stop.. Huffington Post
Even after Arkansas executed its first inmate in 15 years on Thursday, three men still face the possibility of being put to death by the state before month’s end. Ledell Lee was executed on Thursday,.. Raw Story
Arkansas has executed Ledell Lee in the US state's first use of the death penalty in 12 years.It came after the US Supreme Court rejected a challenge arguing Arkansas was unfairly rushing several.. All India Radio Also reported by •DNA •Raw Story
In what will undoubtedly be a memorable first major tie-breaking vote as a Supreme Court Judge, Neil Gorsuch cast the deciding vote last night to allow Arkansas to begin executing a group of 8.. Zero Hedge
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VARNER, Ark. — Arkansas carried out its first execution in nearly a dozen years despite a flurry of legal challenges that had spared three convicted killers, but courts.. CJME Also reported by •NPR •Seattle Times
Ledell Lee was sentenced to death row for the murder of 26-year-old Debra Reese. Though he and his family maintained that he was innocent, the state of Arkansas executed Lee on April 20, 2017. This was.. Earn The Necklace