Arizona prosecutors are seeking an execution warrant for a prison inmate who’s been on death row since 1985 for the murder of a Bisbee man.
After covering the criminal justice system for more than 20 years, one might think I'd get tired of it or burned out. It's just the opposite.
FLORENCE — Arizona on Wednesday executed a death-row inmate for two gruesome slayings committed 25 years ago.
PHOENIX (AP) — A death-row inmate set to be executed in Arizona on Wednesday has lost his last appeal, clearing the way for the lethal injection to proceed.
PHOENIX - Arizona corrections officials now will allow execution witnesses to watch as executioners insert catheters into condemned prisoners.
PHOENIX — Arizona corrections officials now will allow execution witnesses to watch as executioners insert catheters into condemned prisoners, but a federal public defender said Wednesday that it's still unclear whether lawyers also will be allowed to see the IV process.
PHOENIX — Arizona’s largely new clemency board on Monday is expected to consider the case of a death-row inmate set for execution next week.
When Thomas Kemp stood before Judge Richard Nichols in July 1993 to find out if he should die for executing a Pima Community College student, he did not beg.
PHOENIX — A federal judge's decision to block the importation of a drug used in some executions in Arizona is expected to have little or no immediate impact on the state.
FLORENCE — Arizona executed an inmate Thursday for killing a Scottsdale man while robbing his home in 1991 — the second death sentence carried out in the state in eight days.
FLORENCE — Arizona executed an inmate Wednesday for killing and dismembering his adoptive mother while he was out of prison on furlough for another crime, despite a spate of last-minute appeals over his mental disabilities and how the state has changed and violated its own execution protocol.
PHOENIX - Lawyers for five Arizona death row inmates are
appealing a federal judge's ruling that how the state conducts
injection executions doesn't violate the inmates' rights.