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Willie Manning Execution Blocked

Last Minute Justice

Christopher Hayes | Posted 07.07.2013 | Politics
Christopher Hayes

About three hours before he was to die by lethal injection, the Mississippi Supreme Court decided, 8 to 1 that, "It is therefore ordered that the motion to stay execution filed by Willie Jerome Manning is hereby granted pending further order of this court."

Court BLOCKS Execution With Hours To Spare

AP | JACK ELLIOTT JR. | Posted 07.07.2013 | Crime

PARCHMAN, Miss. — The Mississippi Supreme Court has indefinitely delayed Tuesday's scheduled execution of Willie Jerome Manning amid questions i...