In 2001, 20-year-old Marlon Howell was found guilty in a racially-charged murder trial that shook New Albany, Mississippi. Fourteen years later, he continues to maintain his innocence.
"Life After Death and Elsewhere" offered Tennessee death row inmates the chance to memorialize themselves in a Manhattan gallery.
Father Charlie Burrows is often the last man people speak to before they face a firing squad.
Death masks are the final portrait: a mold of a person's face in the moments after they've died.
Following the Charlie Hebdo attacks, Marine Le Pen – leader of France's far-right Front National – has promised a national referendum of the death penalty if she's elected President in 2017.
I would send my pen pals money for postage and phone time to write and call me. After a few years, I'd had conversations with many of America's most infamous and hated individuals.
Why is it so difficult for willing prisoners to easily donate their healthy organs and tissues after they've been executed?
Would you like mint choc-chip ice cream or a single olive with your lethal injection?