Story Edition - Arkansas executes inmate Ledell Lee
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Geo Path : Leslie,Searcy,Arkansas,United States
lat : 35.829448 lon : -92.555918
upiThursday, April 20, 2017 6:05:00 AM CEST
Stephen Breyer wrote: "Apparently the reason the state decided to proceed with these eight executions is that the 'use by' date of the state's execution drug is about to expire ... In my view, that factor, when considered as a determining factor separating those who live from those who die, is close to random,"
deutschewelle-enFriday, April 21, 2017 12:18:00 PM CEST
Asa Hutchinson said: "I know the families of the victims are anxious for a clear-cut explanation from the majority as to how they came to this conclusion and how there appears to be no end to the court's review,"
kslThursday, April 20, 2017 5:36:00 AM CEST
Asa Hutchinson said: "It is understandable that the inmates are taking every step possible to avoid the sentence of the jury; however, it is the court's responsibility to administer justice and bring conclusion to litigation,"
timescolonistWednesday, April 19, 2017 2:56:00 PM CEST
Asa Hutchinson said: "When I set the dates, I knew there could be delays in one or more of the cases, but I expected the courts to allow the juries' sentences to be carried out since each case had been reviewed multiple times by the Arkansas Supreme Court, which affirmed the guilt of each,"
seattletimesThursday, April 20, 2017 9:13:00 AM CEST
WashingtonPostFriday, April 21, 2017 3:36:00 AM CEST
Stephen Breyer wrote: "Arkansas set out to execute eight people over the course of 11 days. Why these eight? Why now? The apparent reason has nothing to do with the heinousness of their crimes or with the presence (or absence) of mitigating behavior,"
washingtonexaminerFriday, April 21, 2017 5:07:00 PM CEST
aawsatFriday, April 21, 2017 6:14:00 PM CEST
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