Marcus Wellons was sentenced to death in 1993 for the 1989 murder of his 15-year-old neighbor.
Marcus Wellons is scheduled to be put to death on June 17 for raping and strangling 15-year-old India Roberts.
Tennessee has decided to bring back the electric chair.
Lawyers for the state and for a Georgia death row inmate sparred Monday over whether prisoners awaiting execution should have access to information about where the state gets its death penalty drug.
An Atlanta-based advocacy group, All About Developmental Disabilities, is launching a campaign aimed at changing part of Georgia’s death penalty law.
DOUGLASVILLE – A Douglas county judge will now have to rule on Tracen Franklin’s sentencing, after the jury told the judge they were at a stalemate over whether Franklin should receive the death penalty, for […]
JACKSON, Ga. (AP) – A judge halted the execution of a Georgia man less than an hour before he was set to die for the 2001 murders of a woman and her 3-year-old daughter, acting […]
Today Rob Redding attended a rally on the death penalty, and while he was there he heard a story about a young man named Billy Moore. He is a former inmate who spent 17 years on […]
Funeral services have been announced for Martina Davis Correia, the long time activist against the death penalty and sister of Troy Anthony Davis, who died from cancer last week. Curt Goering, chief operating officer of […]
Troy Davis was buried Saurday in his hometown of Savannah, Georgia. The funeral held at one of the largest churches in the South Georgia city, was attended by well known civil rights leaders, human rights activists and […]