A Georgia-based Army father and his Scottish ex-wife are going to the US Supreme Court this week to fight for custody of their five-year-old daughter. Sergeant Jeffrey Chafin and his ex-wife Lynn Chafin both want justices to rule in their favor as lawyers argue the meaning of international law.
A Chatham County judge signed a death warrant Tuesday for Troy Anthony Davis. Convicted of killing a Savannah police officer in 1989, this is Davis' fourth death warrant. But he's avoided execution because of questions about his guilt. Experts say, the case highlights problems in the judicial system.
Lawyers for Georgia death row inmate Troy Davis have filed an appeal with the US Supreme Court. Davis was sentenced to die for the 1989 killing of Savannah policeman Marc MacPhail. His case has fueled criticism of the US justice system.