July 2013 (3)
Jul 16 2013 1:40PM
Warren Hill Gets A Stay Of Execution
Warren Hill – an African American man with an IQ of 70 who was convicted of murder in 1991 – was set to be executed at 7 p.m. tonight. He has been found intellectually disabled by all the doctors and experts who have examined him. The...
Jul 12 2013 2:57PM
Georgia is determined to execute an intellectually disabled man
Late afternoon on July 3 when the least possible number of people would be paying attention, using a new law that makes the acquisition of execution drugs a state secret , Georgia scheduled the execution of Warren Hill, who is now set...
Jul 3 2013 2:49PM
For some in Belarus, Independence Day might be their last
As Belarus marks Independence Day today, three men have been left wondering if it will be their last. Belarus is the only European country that continues to use the death penalty. In 2012 the Belarusian government executed at least thr...