A blog produced by the Oregon Justice Resource Center discussing the death penalty (capital punishment) in Oregon and in the Ninth Circuit.
Texas executed Robert Gene Garza, 30, in Huntsville, Texas; he was pronounced dead 8:41 pm local time. It is the state’s 504th post-Furman execution since 1982 and the 264th execution conducted under the administration of Rick … Continue reading
Oklahoma executed Anthony Rozelle Banks, 61, at the Oklahoma State Penitentiary in McAlester; he was pronounced dead 6:07 pm local time. Banks is the 4th individual executed in Oklahoma this … Continue reading
Florida executed John Errol Ferguson, 65, in Starke, Florida; he was pronounced dead 6:17 pm local time. Ross is the 4th person executed this year in Florida, the 23rd inmate … Continue reading