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Warren Hill Clemency

Anatomy of a Close Call: A Death Race in Georgia

Martin Clancy | Posted 05.08.2013 | Crime
Martin Clancy

The legal paradoxes in our patchwork system of capital punishment go way beyond precedent and procedure. They can be found even on a label. Remember that supply of pentobarbital and the argument over prescriptions?

The Supreme Court Must Stop the Execution of Warren Hill

Eric Jacobson | Posted 04.13.2013 | Crime
Eric Jacobson

On February 19, 2013, Georgia plans to execute Warren Hill, a man with an intellectual disability. Mr. Hill has exhausted his appeals. If the Supreme Court does not act, a man with an undisputed intellectual disability will be unconstitutionally put to death next week.

Supreme Court: Protect Intellectually Disabled GA Man From Execution

Margaret Nygren | Posted 09.22.2012 | Crime
Margaret Nygren

Tonight, the state of Georgia is set to execute Warren Hill, a 52-year-old African-American man with an undisputed IQ of 70. He has received widespread support for clemency. Now, only the United States Supreme Court can protect Mr. Hill from execution.

Michael McLaughlin

Georgia Denies Clemency For Mentally Disabled Death Row Prisoner | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 07.16.2012 | Crime

Georgia officials rejected an appeal for clemency from a death row inmate his lawyers say is mentally disabled, setting the stage for his execution on...