Thu., October 24, 2013 3:00pm
Georgia’s uniquely high judicial standard for determining if a defendant is mentally retarded took center stage at a hearing Thursday at the state...
Wed., February 20, 2013 5:53pm
The Georgia Court of Appeals has temporarily halted Thursday's execution of death row inmate Andrew Cook. Cook is one of two Georgia inmates...
Tue., February 19, 2013 8:51pm
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...
Tue., February 5, 2013 4:24pm
Two Georgia death row inmates have been scheduled for execution in February after the state Supreme Court upheld the state's new protocol for...
Mon., July 23, 2012 4:41pm
The Georgia Supreme Court halted Monday's scheduled execution of a man convicted of killing a fellow prison inmate, turning aside his claim of...
Tue., July 17, 2012 1:40pm
The Georgia Department of Corrections has announced that an execution scheduled for this week has been delayed. Warren Lee Hill was set to be...
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 21, 2011 9:52am
Georgia inmate Troy Davis has been executed for the killing of an off-duty police officer in a case that has drawn worldwide support over his claims...
Tue., October 19, 2010 4:11pm
U.S. District Judge William Moore says death row inmate Troy Davis should not appeal appeal to to a federal panel in Atlanta.
Tue., August 24, 2010 2:14pm
A federal judge in Savannah has dealt a setback to the Georgia death row inmate whose case has become a rallying point for death penalty opponents...