Only Woman On Georgia's Death Row ExecutedLast minutes appeals failed and Kelly Renee Gissendaner's was put to death by lethal injection for her role in the 1997 murder of her husband.
Alabama Renews Push To Keep Execution Drug Suppliers SecretAlabama lawmakers are again trying to shield the identities of companies who provide the state with execution drugs.
Judge Stays Execution Of Alabama Inmate Tommy ArthurA federal judge on Tuesday stayed the execution of an Alabama prisoner two days before he was scheduled to be put to death by injection.
Ga. Man Executed For Killing Fellow InmateA man convicted in the killing of a fellow inmate has been executed in Georgia despite claims by his lawyers that he was intellectually disabled.
Man Executed For Killing DeputyRobert Wayne Holsey was convicted of the 1995 murder of Baldwin County sheriff's deputy Will Robinson.
Ga. Board Grants Clemency To Death Row Inmate Georgia's Board of Pardons and Paroles on Wednesday spared the life of an inmate facing scheduled execution, commuting the condemned man's sentence the day before he was to be put to death.
Georgia Executes Murderer; First Since Botched Lethal Injection In OklahomaMarcus Wellons was sentenced to death in 1993 for the 1989 murder of his 15-year-old neighbor.
Georgia Death Row Inmate Set To Die Tuesday A Georgia death row inmate convicted of raping and strangling a 15-year-old girl is scheduled to be executed Tuesday.
Execution Set For Man In 1989 Rape And Murder Of Atlanta TeenMarcus Wellons is scheduled to be put to death on June 17 for raping and strangling 15-year-old India Roberts.
Tennessee Brings Back Electric Chair Tennessee has decided to bring back the electric chair.
Ala. Can't Execute Death Row Inmates After State Runs Out Of Lethal Injection DrugAlabama can't execute death row inmates because the state has run out of the critical first drug given at the start of each lethal injection, authorities said Tuesday.
Georgia High Court Hears Arguments In Hill Case 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.