After the botched execution of Oklahoma inmate Clayton Lockett, capital punishment supporters are pushing for death penalty reform. Mark Earley of the Constitution Project’s Death Penalty Committee joins HuffPost Live to talk ending systematic fails.
The state’s Pardon and Parole Board twice voted in favor of granting clemency to Jones, who has long maintained his innocence.
"Nobody likes to be funny anymore," Kelly griped after the Fighting Irish defeated Florida State.
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam granted posthumous pardons to seven Black men who were executed in 1951 for the rape of a white woman.
Facing lethal injection shortages, states are turning to untested ways to kill people on death row.
Prosecutors want President Joe Biden to commute the sentences of those on federal death row and end capital punishment once and for all.
The 48-year-old Maryland man maintained his innocence up until his death. He was the 13th and final person executed during Trump’s term.
Montgomery's lawyers told HuffPost that she was out of touch with reality before she was killed by lethal injection early Wednesday morning.
Judge: DOJ unlawfully rescheduled the Jan. 12 execution of Lisa Montgomery, a mentally ill victim of sex trafficking.
"Brandon wanted me to tell every single person who worked on his behalf supporting him in any way a huge thank you," the celebrity and advocate tweeted.