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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.
Bernard was an accomplice to a crime at age 18. He is the ninth person to be executed as part of the Trump administration's end-of-office killing spree.
A Buddhist monk "should not have to choose between his health and performing sacred religious duties" for an inmate set to be executed, the civil liberties group argues.
Twenty years after being convicted, Michael Samra was put to death by lethal injection.
The avowed white supremacist was among three men convicted of dragging James Byrd Jr., a black man, to his death in a horrific hate crime.
The work, which depicts a structure where 38 Dakota Indians were killed, was criticized for being insensitive.