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“While one of the eight inmates scheduled to be executed this month in Arkansas was put to death last night as planned, four others, highlighted in bold below, have had their executions effectively stopped as a result of multiple lawsuits filed by the eight men in recent weeks.”

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April 21, 2017

An Array of Legal Challenges Have Stopped Four of the Eight Planned Executions in Arkansas

“While one of the eight inmates scheduled to be executed this month in Arkansas was put to death last night as planned, four others, highlighted in […]
April 17, 2017

Judge halts Arkansas plan to execute 8 inmates in 11 days

A federal judge dealt a serious blow Saturday to Arkansas’ unprecedented plan to execute eight inmates in an 11-day period, saying the men have the right […]
April 12, 2017

Amnesty International Annual Report on Worldwide Use of DP

Amnesty International just released their annual report on the worldwide use of the┬ádeath penalty in 2016. To read the report, please click here. Highlights include: At […]
March 29, 2017

Former Warden: Arkansas Execution Rush Is Dangerous and Risky

Allen Ault, Mar 28, 2017 from TIME Dr. Ault is a former commissioner of the Georgia, Mississippi and Colorado Departments of Corrections. The Arkansas government is […]