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'He leaned in and we locked eyes'... killer's haunting last words before executionDaniel Lewis Lee, a condemned man and convicted murderer, was asked if he wanted to make a final statement from the execution chamber, with its institutional green-tiled walls and plate-glass interior..
One reporter, two executions -- and haunting last wordsConvicted killers Daniel Lewis Lee and Wesley Ira Purkey both met their fates last week.
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Second federal inmate executed after Supreme Court decisionCNA Staff, Jul 16, 2020 / 02:00 pm (CNA).- The second of five federal prisoners slated for execution was killed in the early hours of Thursday, July 16. Wesley Ira Purkey, 68, was originally..
Second Federal Execution In A Week Carried OutWatch VideoA second federal execution in less than a week took place Thursday morning, following the Supreme Court lifting an injunction hours earlier. Wesley Purkey was executed via lethal..
Supreme Court clears way for 2nd federal execution this weekTERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — The Supreme Court early Thursday cleared the way for a second federal execution in as many days. The vote to allow the execution of Wesley Ira Purkey to go forward was..
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Supreme Court OK's second federal execution in as many daysOvernight ruling overturns two lower court decisions and clears way for Wesley Ira Purkey to be put to death, a day after Daniel Lewis Lee became first federal inmate executed in 17 years.
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Judge Halts Federal Execution Over Mental Competence ConcernsWatch VideoA judge has halted a federal execution because of concerns that the inmate is suffering from dementia. Wesley Ira Purkey was set to be put to death Wednesday, but a U.S. district judge..
Kansas man who raped, killed Missouri teen to be executedTERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — A Kansas man who raped and killed a 16-year-old girl and fatally beat an 80-year-old woman is scheduled to be among the first three inmates executed when the federal..
Former white supremacist dies in first US federal execution in 17 yearsDaniel Lewis Lee was the first of three inmates scheduled to die this week after the US resumed capital punishment at the federal level.
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DOJ Conducts First Execution Since 2003 Just Hours After Supreme Court RulingEarly on Tuesday, the United States Department of Justice carried out the execution of a person on death row just hours after the United States Supreme Court issued a narrow ruling refusing to consider..
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First US federal execution in 17 years carried out on white supremacistDaniel Lewis Lee was convicted of murdering a family of Jewish descent in 1996.
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Killer says: ‘I didn’t do it, you’re killing an innocent man’ as he’s executedA convicted killer insisted he was innocent as he was put to death for murdering a family of three. ‘I didn’t do it. I’ve made a lot of mistakes in my life, but I’m not a murderer. … You’re..
First federal execution in 17 years lamented as ’unnecessary and avoidable’CNA Staff, Jul 14, 2020 / 09:50 am (CNA).- The federal government executed its first federal inmate in 17 years on Tuesday, following numerous delays and requests for clemency from the family of the..
U.S. executes Daniel Lewis Lee, first federal prisoner to face lethal injection since 2003A federal inmate was executed in the U.S. for the first time in 17 years on Tuesday morning, after a late night Supreme Court decision overturned the decision of lower courts and allowed it to proceed..
U.S. Carries Out First Federal Execution In Nearly 20 YearsWatch VideoThe first federal execution in nearly two decades in the U.S. was carried out Tuesday, following an early morning filing by the Supreme Court. Daniel Lewis Lee was executed by lethal..
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Daniel Lewis Lee Executed in First FHours after a 5-4 vote by the Supreme Court, Daniel Lewis Lee was put to death by lethal injection in Terre Haute, Ind., for his role in the 1996 murder of a family of three.
Daniel Lewis Lee Executed: Government Carries Out First in 17 YearsHours after a 5-4 vote by the Supreme Court, Daniel Lewis Lee was put to death by lethal injection in Terre Haute, Ind., for his role in the 1996 murder of a family of three.
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Daniel Lewis Lee part of first wave of federal executions since 2003A former white supremacist convicted of murdering a family of three was executed Tuesday morning -- the first federal execution since 2003 and part of a new wave of such executions by the Department of..
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Daniel Lewis Lee executed for torturing, killing Arkansas family in 1996, first federal execution 17 yearsA white supremacist who tortured and killed an Arkansas family-- including an 8-year-old girl-- was executed early Tuesday morning in Indiana.
US Supreme Court overturns decision and approves the first federal executions in 17 yearsDaniel Lewis Lee would be the first federal inmate to be executed in the United States since 2003 and the first since President Donald Trump announced plans to resume federal executions.
Victims’ relatives most vocal opponents of man’s executionLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Family members of three people slain in Arkansas more than 20 years ago have been among the most vocal opponents to the federal government’s plan to execute one of the men..
Judge Moves to Delay Federal Execution Scheduled for MondayA district court in Washington, D.C., put the execution of Daniel Lewis Lee on hold hours before it was to be carried out. The Justice Department immediately appealed.
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Daniel Lewis Lee: First US federal execution in 17 years on hold as victims' family fights for clemency'I believe you have to pay for what you do, but that don't mean death, ' said Earlene Peterson, whose daughter, granddaughter and son-in-law were murdered
Murderer to be killed by injection in first US federal execution for 20 yearsConvicted murderer Daniel Lewis Lee, of Yukon, Oklahoma, is scheduled to die in Indiana - despite objection from victims' family
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Feds to execute 1st inmate in 17 years for Arkansas murdersTERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — The federal government is planning to carry out the first federal execution in nearly two decades on Monday, over the objection of the family of the victims and after a..
Appeals court paves way for first federal execution in 17 yearsFamily members of Daniel Lewis Lee's victims petitioned to have the execution delayed so they could attend without fear of traveling during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Daniel Lewis Lee: First US federal execution to go ahead after 17 yearsThe execution of convicted murderer Daniel Lewis Lee had been blocked on Friday by a federal judge.
Federal appeals court, calling COVID-19 threat 'frivolous,' rules to allow first federal execution in 17 yearsA federal appeals court ruled the first federal execution in 17 years should go forward Monday, overturning an injunction to spare Daniel Lewis Lee.
Execution blocked after victims' family raises virus concernsDaniel Lewis Lee, a former white supremacist who robbed and murdered a family of three, including their 8-year-old daughter, was scheduled to be executed on Monday.
Victims’ family asks for delay of federal inmate’s executionLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Family members of the victims of an inmate scheduled to be put to death next week asked a federal judge to delay his execution Tuesday, saying the coronavirus pandemic puts..
Catholic bishops join 1,000 faith leaders to oppose federal executionsCNA Staff, Jul 7, 2020 / 10:10 am (CNA).- Several U.S. bishops, along with clergy and religious brothers and sisters from around the country, have signed a statement opposing federal executions that..
Relative of triple murder victims fights to save their killerA woman whose three family members were tortured and murdered is making a desperate, last-ditch effort to spare their killer from execution in the US.Daniel Lewis Lee, a one-time white supremacist, was..