Arkansas remains hopeful it can execute five inmates before the end of the month after courts blocked the state from putting two men to death Monday night. The inmates are … Click to Continue »
The Arkansas Supreme Court has rejected an effort to block the execution for one of eight inmates who are scheduled to be put to death next month. Justices on Thursday … Click to Continue »
And hours before his scheduled execution, lawyers for death-row inmate Kenneth Williams continued to try to stop it in court. He is the fourth and final inmate scheduled to die in Arkansas this month.
The state of Arkansas is in the midst of another legal showdown as it prepares for the last execution in its aggressive, and widely criticized, effort to put eight prisoners to death over 11 days. Four of the men have been given ind...
The Latest on Arkansas' effort to execute a fourth inmate before its supply of a lethal injection drug expires on Sunday (all times local): 8:40 a.m. An Arkansas inmate's fight … Click to Continue »