Capital Punishment

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First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 17 mins ago - 3 reports

Texas death penalty too easily doled

Courtesy of BigstockOn Oct. 8, a 49-year-old man who was looking death in the eyes was able to walk away a free man.According to the Houston Chronicle, in 2005, Manuel Velez was charged in the death of his girlfriend's son, Angel -- who passed away a ... [Published - 2 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 21 mins ago - 5 reports

Accused Leader in Benghazi Attack Pleads Not Guilty

Ahmed Abu Khatallah, the only person to be charged in connection with deadly 2012 attacks on U.S. diplomatic facilities in Benghazi, Libya, pleaded not guilty Monday to 17 new charges, including some that could result in the death penalty.Khatallah, 43, ... [Published Bayou Buzz - 4 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 34 mins ago - 2 reports

AFP - US-court-rights-execution-racism

US-court-rights-execution-racismContributed by NAMPA / AFP.US top court to hear 1985 California death penalty caseWASHINGTON, Oct 20, 2014 (AFP) - The US Supreme Court said Monday it will consider reinstating a three-decade-old death sentence handed ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 34 mins ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 57 mins ago - 5 reports

Accused Benghazi Plotter Pleads Not Guilty

Posted On October 20, 2014Share This:(Undated) — The suspected mastermind of a deadly attack on an American diplomatic outpost in Libya is pleading not guilty to a total of 17 charges. Ahmed Abu Khattalah is accused of being the head of an extremist ... [Published - 1 hour ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 3 reports

I-75 shooter faces execution in two states

The Illinois man accused of fatally shooting an ex-girlfriend and her son and then wounding himself during an incident in September that began in Western Kentucky and ended on Interstate 75 near Middletown could face the death penalty in Warren Count ... [Published Dayton Daily News - 1 hour ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

1,000 people to be screened for Boston Marathon bombing jury

BOSTON, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- As many as 1,000 people could be screened as possible jurors at the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, a judge said Monday.U.S. District Judge George O'Toole Jr. said jury selection has been scheduled ... [Published UPI - 3 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

Saudi Arabia steps up beheadings; some see political message

After perfunctorily checking the white folds of his robe for flecks of red, the executioner wipes his blade with a tissue, which he drops onto the corpse and walks away.A sudden surge in public executions in Saudi Arabia in the last two months has coincided ... [Published - 7 hours ago]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 9 reports

UN: Iraq executed 60 people

Nickolay Mladenov, the U.N. special envoy to Iraq, urged the Iraqi government to reconsider its position on the implementation of the death penalty. Mladenov said the high number of executions in Iraq is alarming, especially since many of these convictions ... [Published Journal-Gazette - 14 hours ago]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 4 reports

Death penalty fuels violence in Iraq, says U.N. report

By Tom MilesGENEVA, Oct 19 ( ) - Iraq should stop its widespreaduse of the death penalty, which is unjust, flawed and only fuelsthe violence it purports to deter, the United Nations said in areport on Sunday.Sixty people were hanged in Iraq by the end ... [Published Mail Online UK - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 2 reports

Jodi Arias: Sparring Over Legitimacy of Sex Letters Bogs Down Death Penalty Re-Trial

[ Life ]Jodi Arias has claimed that ex-lover Travis Alexander wrote letters to her apologizing for an alleged incident in which she said she caught him masturbating while looking at pictures of young boys.Attorneys on both sides are sparring over whether ... [Published WebProNews - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 3 reports

Suspect in UUM graduate’s murder told to enter defence

More than eight years after Universiti Utara Malaysia graduate Chee Gaik Yap was killed, the man accused of her murder has been ordered to enter his defence. Alor Star High Court judicial commissioner Datuk Mohd Zaki Abdul Wahab set December 28 to 31 ... [Published The Malaysian Insider :: Malaysia - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 2 reports

Men Who Shot Engaged Couple Execution Style May Face Death Penalty

Andre Gay, left, and Richard “Fathead” Wilson may face the death penalty for the execution-style murder of the engaged couple. Both had already served many years for previous murders before getting out and killing others.The men who are allegedly responsible ... [Published Atlanta Daily World - Oct 18 2014]


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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Ahmed Abu Khatallah, a Libyan militant accused of participating in the September 2012 attack on the U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya pleaded not guilty on Monday to 17 new charges related to the attack, including some ...
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