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2 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson
Convicted murderer Jodi Arias said her health is fading while inside the Lower Buckeye jail, and she is blaming it on Sheriff Joe Arpaio.
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6 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times
In the murder case against William S. Coffin III, a grim life-or-death negotiation came to the surface last week.
7 hrs ago | The Indian Express
On April 4, 2014, the sessions court, ruling on the Mumbai Shakti Mills gangrape case, sentenced three boys, aged 18, 20 and 27, to death.
11 hrs ago | Ealing Times
A British human rights barrister who tried to overturn the wrongful murder conviction of US boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter has paid tribute to him following his death at the age of 76. Geoffrey Robertson QC was part of Carter's defence team at his retrial in 1976 after the sportsman had been jailed for a triple murder in Paterson, New Jersey 10 ... (more)
12 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald
The lawyer who represented Kiwi heroin smugglers Lorraine and Aaron Cohen - and eventually got the pair pardoned - has been killed in a car crash in Malaysia.
He got a pardon, but he didn't get a dime when he sued the city and the cops for framing him.
Convicted murderer Jodi Arias has filed a lawsuit claiming that she was neglected health care and infected with Hepatitis C while in a Maricopa County jail.
Former Montgomery physician David Nash was sentenced to spend the rest of his life in prison in the capital murder for hire of Ralph "Critter Man" McNeil.
King County prosecutors are seeking a new trial judge in the death penalty cases against two people accused of killing a family of six in Carnation in 2007.
Yesterday, New Hampshire narrowly failed to eliminate its death penalty. We offer some charts about capital punishment in the United States and abroad.
For the past 17 years, groups have been gathering outside the south dakota state penitentiary in sioux falls to express their opposition to the death penalty.
WITHOUT PAROLE. AND THE VICTIM'S FAMILY TELLS W-L-K-Y - IT'S EXACTLY WHAT THEY WANTED.
Meagan Grunwald, 17, was ordered Thursday to stand trial for aggravated murder and 11 other charges in the death of Utah County Sheriff's Sgt.
New Hampshire's Senate failed to repeal the death penalty on Thursday, in a vote that capped weeks of emotional debate while focusing attention on the state's lone death row inmate.
In an emotionally charged chamber with advocates on both sides watching, the Senate split 12-12 Thursday on repealing the death penalty which effectively kills the bill.
By Beth Dalbey Michigan Judge John McBain responded to eyerolls and snickers by convicted killer Camia Gamet - who the judge previously had said committed one of the worst cold-blooded murders he's ever seen - with some stern words during her sentencing Wednesday in Jackson County Circuit Court.