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  • Wed., July 3, 2013 6:44pm
    A Georgia death row inmate convicted of killing a fellow inmate is set to be executed later this month. The Commissioner of the Department of...
  • Fri., February 22, 2013 8:43am
    Death row inmate Andrew Allen Cook died by lethal injection Thursday at 11:22 p.m. at the Georgia Diagnostic and Classification Center in Jackson,...
  • Thu., February 21, 2013 5:12pm
    The way is again clear for Andrew Allen Cook to die Thursday evening. Lawyers for the man convicted of killing two Mercer University students in 1995...
  • Wed., February 20, 2013 9:21am
    The Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles is weighing whether to grant clemency in the case of death row inmate set to be executed on Thursday. The...
  • Tue., February 19, 2013 9:51pm
    A federal appeals court has halted the execution of a Georgia man who killed a fellow inmate in 1990. Defense attorney Brian Kammer said that the...
  • Mon., February 18, 2013 6:16pm
    Georgia's supply of the drug it uses to perform executions is set to expire next month. The state Department of Corrections says it has 17...
  • Mon., February 18, 2013 5:21pm
    The pending execution of Warren Lee Hill is highlighting Georgia’s tough standard for proving mental disability in death-penalty cases. Hill’s...
  • Fri., February 15, 2013 7:45pm
    Three death row inmates in Georgia are seeking a court order that would prevent the state from using a drug to execute them without a doctor's...
  • Thu., February 14, 2013 11:00am
    A lawyer for a Georgia inmate set to be executed next week has filed a U.S. Supreme Court motion requesting a stay of execution. Attorneys for Warren...
  • Mon., February 4, 2013 2:07pm
    The Supreme Court of Georgia has ruled against a death row inmate who had accused prison officials of violating state procedures by failing to hold a...