Tue., July 9, 2013 7:08pm
Lawyers for a Georgia death row inmate have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to delay their client's execution until the court has a chance to...
Mon., February 4, 2013 1:07pm
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...
Mon., January 30, 2012 7:00am
The Georgia pardons board is set to consider the case of a death row inmate who has refused to file appeals that would likely delay his execution for...
Wed., September 28, 2011 9:03am
The state Board of Pardons and Paroles will consider clemency on Monday for Georgia death row inmate Marcus Ray Johnson. Johnson is scheduled to die...
Mon., September 19, 2011 12:59pm
Defense attorneys asked the Georgia pardons board to grant clemency to Troy Davis who is scheduled to be executed for the 1989 slaying of an off-duty...
Thu., June 23, 2011 7:47am
A death row inmate convicted of killing a 78-year-old Savannah woman is set to become the first person in Georgia executed using a new lethal...
Wed., June 22, 2011 8:52am
A Fulton County judge has temporarily halted the execution of an inmate while she considers his challenge to Georgia's recent switch to a new...
Tue., June 7, 2011 7:24am
A judge has ordered the execution of a Georgia death row inmate who was convicted of the 1978 slaying of an elderly woman in Savannah. The execution...
Mon., March 28, 2011 12:07pm
Death penalty opponents are condeming a Supreme Court decision that sets the stage for Georgia death row inmate Troy Davis to be executed. The court...
Fri., August 28, 2009 6:42am
Georgia’s attorney general has until October 10th to file a written respons