Ansley Edwards is a senior at Stratford Academy, the top flight private school on Macon's north side. She packs her day with activities meant to wow college admissions officers. Now with a relative coast into graduation, she wonders if there is something she missed.
Botched executions across the country have people talking about the death penalty again. While that trend hasn’t touched Georgia, another rare occurrence occurred on the state’s Death Row. Tommy Lee Waldrip’s clemency in July was only the ninth in Georgia since the resumption of executions in the 1970s.
So, how does an inmate escape execution in Georgia?