by Justin Salhani Mar 8, 2016
Saudi Arabia performs most executions by sword.
by Carimah Townes Feb 24, 2016
“Government shouldn’t be in the business of killing. It’s not our place."
by Beenish Ahmed Feb 19, 2016
He was sentenced for four counts of murder and eight counts of attempted murder carried out at the age of one.
by Carimah Townes Feb 17, 2016
Right before his own death, Justice Scalia condemned another man to die.
by Aviva Shen Feb 3, 2016
Georgia is expected to execute three more people in the coming weeks.
by Carimah Townes Jan 20, 2016
A medical examiner with a sketchy record is at the heart of the case.
by Ian Millhiser Jan 12, 2016
Florida violated the Sixth Amendment's command that "[i]n all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury"
by Ian Millhiser Dec 17, 2015
Executions are down 70 percent in the United States.
by Carimah Townes Dec 9, 2015
There is no physical evidence connecting Brian Terrell to the crime, and the key witness recanted his testimony.
by Carimah Townes Nov 3, 2015
Ernest Johnson will become the seventh person the state has executed this year.