Thursday, 6 December 2018 () The Supreme Court appeared ready to affirm the power of federal and state authorities to separately try an individual for the same acts, despite a spirited argument that such successive prosecutions violate the Constitution’s protection from twice being tried for the same offense.
According to Reuters, Tennessee plans to execute by electric chair on Thursday a 61-year-old man who has spent more than 36 years on the state’s death row. David Miller was convicted in Knox County of first-degree murder for the 1981 killing of Lee Standifer, a 23-year-old woman. Miller has been on...
According to Reuters, Tennessee plans to execute 63-year-old Edmund Zagorski by electrocution on Thursday night after the condemned man requested not to be put to death by lethal injection. Zagorski,..
The Supreme Court heard arguments on Thursday in a case about double jeopardy that could have important consequences for presidential pardons and Special Counsel... NPR - PoliticsAlso reported by •FOXNews.com