Death Penalty

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Death Penalty

Is the death penalty ‘fading away’? Executions in 2016 could drop to 25-year low point

Death Penalty

Missouri must reveal suppliers of lethal injection drug, 8th Circuit says

Evidence

Bite-mark expert stands by his testimony, though he can’t recall much about it

Pro Bono

ABA backs adequate legal fees for lawyers awarded $10K out of $160K budget for capital filing

Death Penalty

After 21 of his clients received the death penalty, lawyer won’t take any more capital cases

U.S. Supreme Court

ABA brief says Texas uses unconstitutional standards to assess mental disability in capital cases

Death Penalty

Delaware death-penalty law violates right to jury, state supreme court rules

Death Penalty

Lawyers for alleged church-shooter Dylann Roof argue death penalty is unconstitutional

Supreme Court Report

Juror strikes in capital murder case were based on race, SCOTUS rules

Judiciary

Cert petition says judge’s 89-page opinion was ghostwritten by prosecutors

Death Penalty

America’s 5 ‘deadliest’ prosecutors are named; is capital sentencing ‘personality driven’?

U.S. Surpeme Court

ABA asks Supreme Court to review Virginia’s post-conviction process in capital case

Public Defenders

Louisiana governor signs law reallocating money from death penalty appeals to local public defenders

Death Penalty

Case of law grad accused in slaying tests Delaware’s death penalty law

U.S. Supreme Court

DA-turned-justice violated due process by refusing to recuse in inmate’s appeal, Supreme Court rules

Trials and Litigation

Attorney who took over husband’s death-penalty case after he was killed is sued for malpractice

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court to consider standard used to evaluate death-row inmate’s intellectual disability

U.S. Supreme Court

SCOTUS to consider case of death-row inmate whose case was ‘marred by racial overtones’

Death Penalty

Prosecutor is ‘pathologically enthralled’ with death penalty, motion says; ‘Death Row Marv’ is cited

Court Security

Angry at killer’s lack of remorse, dad sprints across courtroom and makes flying leap, video shows
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