Ernest Lee Johnson is set to be executed in Missouri Tuesday evening. Civil rights advocates are saying it’s unconstitutional and cruel.
For Project 39A, there’s more to death row prisoners’ stories than that one alleged crime that earned them the fateful sentence.
The state of Virginia never gave the “Martinsville Seven” due process.
“I’m not saying these men shouldn’t be [held accountable] for what they have done. I’m trying to show that they can be more than the sum of their mistakes.”
“The stage is set for her hanging,” said the executioner tasked with the job.
She shared the horrific details with VICE News shortly before Montgomery was scheduled to be executed as part of Trump's final death-penalty push.
Attorney Ashley Kincaid Eve has filed a defamation suit.
The Trump administration has already executed more prisoners than any other presidency in 130 years.
How a massive outbreak at California's San Quentin State Prison spread to death row, killing a dozen condemned prisoners.
Georgia Won’t Test DNA Evidence That Could Exonerate a Man on Death Row. They’re Executing Him Tonight.
A judge said Ray Cromartie waited too long to ask for testing, and that the testing wouldn’t make a difference.
The case hit a turning point when a witness said in a sworn affidavit that someone else confessed to the murder Rodney Reed has spent more than two decades in prison for.
The country joins the United States as the only two developed democracies in the world to carry out the death penalty.