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...
Thu., October 24, 2013 8:26am
Georgia state lawmakers are taking a close look at a law that requires death penalty defendants to prove beyond a doubt they are mentally disabled to...
Mon., October 21, 2013 8:42am
The state that was the first to pass a law prohibiting the execution of mentally disabled death row inmates is revisiting a requirement for...
Mon., August 26, 2013 4:11pm
The Georgia Supreme Court unanimously agreed Monday to reconsider a stay of execution. It’s for death row inmate Warren Lee Hill.
Fri., July 19, 2013 2:51pm
Lawyers from the Georgia Attorney General’s Office were unable to file an appeal Friday after a Fulton County Judge granted a stay of execution to...
Thu., July 18, 2013 8:00am
Attorneys for death row inmate Warren Lee Hill will be back in court Thursday to challenge the constitutionality of a Georgia law prohibiting the...
Tue., July 16, 2013 4:24pm
State officials have rescheduled the execution of Georgia death row inmate Warren Lee Hill for Friday. Hill was originally scheduled to be executed...
Mon., July 15, 2013 11:15am
A Fulton County judge has temporarily stayed a scheduled execution Monday after the inmate's attorneys raised questions about a law prohibiting...
Thu., July 11, 2013 2:11pm
The state of Georgia plans to use a compounding pharmacy to get the drug needed for an execution scheduled for next week. A Department of...
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...