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  • Sun., September 18, 2011 9:13pm
    The Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles Monday will hear from supporters and opponents of Troy Davis' execution. The state is set to put the...
  • Mon., July 25, 2011 7:02pm
    Death penalty experts say, last week's videotaped execution of a condemned Georgia inmate could lead to a flurry of new legals moves seeking...
  • Thu., July 21, 2011 8:45am
    The attorney general's office is seeking to halt the video recording of a Georgia execution scheduled for Thursday. State prosecutors are...
  • Wed., July 20, 2011 10:47am
    A federal judge has rejected a request for a stay of execution by a Georgia inmate claiming the state's plan to use a new lethal injection drug...
  • Wed., July 20, 2011 9:58am
    A federal judge has rejected a request for a stay of execution by a Georgia inmate claiming the state's plan to use a new lethal injection drug...
  • Fri., June 24, 2011 8:01am
    A Georgia man convicted of killing an elderly Savannah woman more than three decades ago has been executed by state corrections officials. Roy...
  • Wed., June 22, 2011 9:52am
    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 2:45pm
    Sodium thiopental being replaced with pentobarbital. Georgia one of four states making the switch following a drug shortage. Barbituate is one of...
  • Tue., June 7, 2011 8:24am
    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...
  • Fri., May 20, 2011 4:16pm
    Georgia will switch to a new drug for prisoner executions after federal regulators seized its stockpile of sodium thiopental, a sedative used in the...