Dylann Roof, the 22-year-old man convicted of killing nine black parishioners of a renowned Charleston, S.C., African Methodist Episcopal church, has been sentenced to death, Jonathan Serrie reported.
A Georgia woman is set to become the first female prisoner to be executed in the state in 70 years.
Attorney General Eric Holder is under fire for taking the death penalty off the table for four people who are accused of killing a reserve Virginia police officer earlier this year.
Arizona Governor Jan Brewer (R) is calling for a review of the execution of Joseph Wood, a man found guilty of murdering his ex-girlfriend and her father in 1989.
A botched execution in Arizona has reignited the debate over the death penalty and whether or not it’s humane and how best to administer it.
Attorneys for the surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect asked for more time to prepare their case against the death penalty.
The Arizona same jury that found Jodi Arias guilty of murdering her ex-boyfriend, Travis Alexander, finds she is eligible for death penalty.