Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 8/24/23

"Florida death penalty changes causing ‘chaos,’ attorneys say:" By News Service of Florida, August 23, 2023, (Tampa Bay Times) Read more at TampaBay.com   "Execution set for Florida man convicted of killing two women he met at beach bars in 1996:" By Associated Press, August 17, 2023 Read more at APNews.com   "Ohio death row

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Press Release: APA’s Statement on Monique Worrell

Press Contact: David LaBahn, david.labahn@apainc.org (202)570-0763 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE APA's Statement on Monique Worrell The role of the duly elected chief prosecutor is to serve their communities as ministers of justice. The voters of Orange and Osceola County, Florida elected Monique Worrell to fulfill that role, which she has done dutifully until her

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Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 8/4/23

"Nearly every prisoner on Louisiana's death row filed for clemency this summer:" By Bill Chappell, August 4, 2023, (NPR) Read more at NPR.org   "Jury: Death penalty recommended for Pennsylvania Synagogue shooter:" By Steve Schuster, August 3, 2023, (Wisconsin Law Journal) Read more at WisLawJournal.com   "A Texas man faces a possible death sentence after

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Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 7/27/23

"Prosecutors ramp up attack on Louisiana death row clemency requests, saying process rushed" By James Finn, July 24, 2023 (nola.com) Read more at nola.com   "Oklahoma death row prisoner’s case reignites debate over capital punishment" By Adam Kemp, Andrew Corkery, & Harry Zahn, July 22, 2023 (PBS News) Read more at PBS.org   "How the

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APA Mass Violence Weekly News Roundup 7/21/2023

One dead, four injured after shooting in Raleigh  July 15th, 2023 Five men were found shot in Tennessee, leaving one dead. Read more >    Man killed, multiple people injured when shooting erupts near downtown Shreveport nightclub  July 15th, 2023 Six people were injured and one person was left dead after a shooting near a

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Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 7/20/23

"In new opinion, Jeff Landry deals blow to Louisiana death row prisoners' clemency pleas" By James Finn, July 19, 2023 (nola.com) Read more at nola.com   "Alabama death row inmate asks appeals court to block this week’s scheduled execution" By Emma Tucker & Rebekah Riess, July 18, 2023 (CNN) Read more at CNN.com   "Prosecutors

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APA Mass Violence Weekly News Roundup 7/14/2023

1 dead, 3 injured during shooting at party in southeast Dallas. Suspects remain at large  July 8th, 2023 Four individuals were shot at a party in Texas. Read more >    Gary man fatally shot at Up Top Lounge identified: coroner July 8th, 2023 Four individuals were shot at a bar in Indiana. Read more

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Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 7/13/23

"Jury begins deliberating whether Pittsburgh synagogue shooter is eligible for death penalty" By Paula Reed Ward & Ryan Deto, July 12, 2023 (Pittsburgh Tribune-Review) Read more at Triblive.com   "Michigan doesn’t have the death penalty. But that might not matter for the man accused of killing 2-year-old Wynter Cole-Smith" By WWJ Newsroom, July 11, 2023 (WWJ

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Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 7/6/23

"Memphis prosecutors seek death penalty against man charged with kidnapping and killing teacher:" By Adrian Sainz, July 6, 2023, (Associated Press) Read more at APNews.com   "Texas courts struggle to resolve criminal appeals that got lost in Harris County for decades:" By Jolie McCullough, July 6, 2023, (Texas Tribune) Read more at TexasTribune.org   "AG

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APA Mass Violence Weekly News Roundup 7/5/2023

Chicago Lawn drive-by shooting leaves 1 dead, 3 others wounded June 30th, 2023  Four individuals were shot in Illinois, leaving one dead. Read more >    Two dead, 28 injured in Baltimore block party mass shooting, police say July 2nd, 2023  30 individuals were shot at a Maryland block party.  Read more >    Woman,

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