Wed., April 16, 2014 12:56pm (EDT)

  • Tue., April 23, 2013 1:08pm
    A federal appeals court that halted the execution of a Georgia man has lifted its stay, clearing the way for a new execution date.
  • 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,...
  • Wed., February 20, 2013 6:53pm
    The Georgia Court of Appeals has temporarily halted Thursday's execution of death row inmate Andrew Cook. Cook is one of two Georgia inmates...
  • 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 5:56pm
    A state court judge has declined to reconsider the case of a Georgia death row inmate set for execution this week. Judge Thomas Wilson on Monday...
  • 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...
  • Tue., February 5, 2013 5:24pm
    Two Georgia death row inmates have been scheduled for execution in February after the state Supreme Court upheld the state's new protocol for...