Below is this week’s roundup of relevant capital case developments.
Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for the man accused of carrying out the 2019 Walmart mass shooting in El Paso, which killed 23 people. A trial date has been set.
The Supreme court has decided not to hear Joe Elton Nixon’s appeal. He remains convicted and sentenced to death for a 1984 Florida murder.
12 News 06/21/22
Arizona prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for a grandmother accused of killing her 11-year-old grandson.
Tampa Bay Times 06/28/22
The Pinellas-Pasco State Attorney’s office is seeking the death penalty against a man accused of shooting randomly chosen people in the Tampa Bay area. Two victims died in these shootings.