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The execution of a Georgia man who killed a fellow prisoner in 1990 was halted Tuesday at the last minute so courts could consider claims that he's mentally disabled and other issues. (Photo Credit: CBS News)

‘Mentally Retarded’ Death Row Inmate Warren Hill Gets Last Minute Stay Of Execution

The execution of a Georgia man who killed a fellow prisoner in 1990 was halted Tuesday at the last minute so courts could consider claims that he’s mentally disabled and other issues.

02/19/2013

File photo of a death chamber. (Photo by Mike Simons/Getty Images)

Georgia Death Row Inmate Set To Be Executed Tonight

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – A lawyer for a Georgia death row inmate set for execution has asked the Georgia Supreme Court to stay his execution. Warren Lee Hill’s is set to die by lethal injection at […]

WAOK-AM–02/19/2013

File of the Georgia State House (credit: Jean Ross/WAOK-AM)

Stay Of Execution For Condemned Killer

ATLANTA – (WAOK/AJC)  –  Georgia’s Supreme Court has issued a stay of execution for convicted killer Warren Lee Hill.  He was scheduled to die Monday night by lethal injection at the state prison in Jackson.   […]

WAOK-AM–07/23/2012

File photo of a lethal injection death chamber in a prison.  (credit: David J Sams/GettyImages)

Ga. Switching To Single-Drug Method For Executions

Georgia announced Tuesday that it is switching immediately to single-drug executions from a three-drug combination, following the lead of several other states even as a death row case loomed.

07/18/2012