December 2017

Billy Tracy Texas Death Row

Billy Tracy Texas Death Row Billy Tracy was sentenced to death in Texas for the murder of a correctional officer.  According to court documents Billy Tracy attacked the correctional officer with a metal food slot bar and proceeded to strike the officer repeatedly causing the officers death.  Billy Tracy was already serving two life sentences […]

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Reginald Clemons Off Death Row

Reginald Clemons Resentenced To Life A longtime Missouri death row inmate whose conviction in the 1991 rape and killing of two sisters was overturned has pleaded guilty to murdering them and been re-sentenced to life behind bars. Reginald Clemons, who spent 22 years on death row, pleaded guilty Monday to two counts of second-degree murder […]

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Lorraine Alison Hunter California Death Row

A Riverside jury in August convicted 62-year-old Lorraine Alison Hunter of murdering Albert Thomas in 2009 and ultimately recommended that she receive capital punishment for the slaying.Riverside County Superior Court Judge Mac Fisher agreed with the jury’s recommendation, rejecting a defense plea for Hunter’s sentence to be reduced to life in prison without the possibility of parole.  Along […]

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Salvador Vasquez-Oliva Could Face Death Penalty

Salvador Vasquez-Oliva Could Face Death A Sacramento prosecutor said he will seek the death penalty in the murder case against Salvador Vasquez-Oliva, a man who stands accused of killing his wife, two children and niece in their South Land Park home earlier this year. Vasquez-Oliva was silent as Thien Ho, a Sacramento assistant district attorney […]

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Austin Myers Seeks New Sentence

Lawyers for a condemned Ohio killer say it’s “patently unfair” that he received the death sentence for killing a friend during a burglary when his accomplice, who delivered the fatal knife wounds, received a life sentence. The attorneys for death row inmate Austin Myers also argued Tuesday before the Ohio Supreme Court that he should […]

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Prosecutors Seek Death Penalty In Prison Escape Attempt

The four prisoners accused of carrying out the deadliest prison escape attempt in North Carolina history could now face the death penalty. Prosecutors in Pasquotank County announced Wednesday they will ask for the men to be executed, according to reports from TV stations WAVY and WTKR.   Inmates Wisezah Buckman, Mikel Brady, Seth Frazier and Jonathan Monk have […]

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