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Ga. Man Executed For Killing Fellow Inmate

A man convicted in the killing of a fellow inmate has been executed in Georgia despite claims by his lawyers that he was intellectually disabled.

01/27/2015

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Georgia Executes Man For Killing A Deputy In Traffic Stop

A man who fatally shot a sheriff’s deputy who stopped him for speeding on a Georgia interstate was put to death Tuesday for the 1998 killing, which was captured on the patrol car’s video camera.

01/13/2015

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Inmate Found Dead At County Jail

A 22-year-old inmate was found dead in his cell at the Chatham County jail.

01/03/2015

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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.

07/09/2014

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Inmate Escapes From Prison Work Camp

Federal prison officials say an inmate has escaped from a minimum security work camp in Atlanta.

06/28/2014

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Former Corrections Officers Convicted Of Beating Inmates

Federal prosecutors say three former corrections officers have been convicted of beating an inmate and lying to investigators about the attack.

06/24/2014

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GA Death Row Inmate Files Suit Ahead Of Execution

A Georgia death row inmate has filed lawsuits alleging the state is using execution drugs obtained without a valid prescription and is violating his civil rights.

06/12/2014

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2 Inmates Found Guilty For Killing Fellow Inmate

Federal prosecutors say two prison inmates have been found guilty in a racially-motivated murder at a facility in Atlanta.

02/05/2014

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Ga. Jailer Sentenced For Stealing From Inmate

A Cobb County judge has sentenced a former City of Smyrna jailer to 10 years in prison for stealing $600 from a jail inmate.

09/12/2013

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Search Underway For Inmate Accused Of Escape

Authorities in are searching for an inmate they say escaped from a jail in south Georgia.

09/04/2013

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