Fri., April 18, 2014 5:30pm (EDT)

  • Mon., July 15, 2013 12:15pm
    A Fulton County judge has temporarily stayed a scheduled execution Monday after the inmate's attorneys raised questions about a law prohibiting...
  • 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...
  • Fri., July 20, 2012 7:03am
    A state court has declined to halt the execution of a Georgia death row inmate set to die Monday.
  • Thu., July 19, 2012 6:42pm
    A state court has declined to halt the execution of a Georgia death row inmate set to die Monday. A Butts County Superior Court judge Thursday...
  • Thu., July 12, 2012 6:40pm
    Georgia was the first state in the country to prohibit the execution of mentally disabled death row inmates, but the state also has the toughest-in-...
  • Mon., January 9, 2012 10:45am
    A growing number of Georgians with mental illness or developmental disabilities are at risk of being cut off from a state program. Advocates for...
  • Tue., November 22, 2011 5:17pm
    A federal appeals court has ruled that death penalty defendants in Georgia will have to prove they are mentally disabled beyond a reasonable doubt to...