Despite a number of legal hurdles that stand in the way of the state's planned executions, the Department of Corrections in Arkansas is gearing up to put at least one man to death on Monday night. Bruce Ward and Don Davis's executions were scheduled to begin Monday at 7 p.m. and 8:15 p.m....
In what will undoubtedly be a memorable first major tie-breaking vote as a Supreme Court Judge, Neil Gorsuch cast the deciding vote last night to allow Arkansas... Zero Hedge - MarketsAlso reported by •ABA Journal •Newsmax •Christian Science Monitor •Raw Story
Two death row inmates were to be executed Thursday, but Arkansas’ plan to carry out eight lethal injections over less than two weeks is in turmoil. NYTimes.com - USAlso reported by •VOA News •Raw Story
Arkansas Times reporter Jacob Rosenberg talks about the state's first execution in 12 years, after the U.S. Supreme Court denied requests by a death row inmate... NPR - PoliticsAlso reported by •NYTimes.com