Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 11/21/22

"Execution of Alabama death row prisoner is called off, state official says, citing time constraints from late-night court battle": By Dakin Andone, Nov. 18, 2022, (CNN) Elizabeth Wolfe, Amir Vera, Jamiel Lynch, Ariane De Vogue and Andy Rose contributed to this report. "Prosecutors Seek Death Penalty for Aryan Brotherhood Member Accused of Raping

2022-11-18T11:30:08-05:00November 21st, 2022|Capital Litigation, Featured, News, Prosecutorial News|Comments Off on Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 11/21/22

Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 11/7/22

"Victim's father reacts to quadruple murder, death penalty case": by Justina Coronel, Nov. 4, 2022, ST. CHARLES COUNTY, Mo. (KSDK) "Supreme Court presses state on its rejection of Arizona death-row appeal": by Tori Gantz/Cronkite News, Nov. 1, 2022, WASHINGTON, DC (Arizona PBS/Cronkite News) "Death row inmate Tommy Zeigler edges closer to long-sought

2022-11-07T10:24:32-05:00November 7th, 2022|Capital Litigation, Featured, News, Prosecutorial News|Comments Off on Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 11/7/22

Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 10/31/22

"Jury recommends death for man convicted of killing 2 Putnam County boys": by Frank Powers, Oct. 28, 2022, PUTNAM COUNTY, Fla. (News4JAX) "Speedy trial in Tampa death penalty case carries risks, strategic aims": by Dan Sullivan, Oct. 29, 2022, TAMPA, Fla. (Tampa Bay Times) "Death sentence sought for man accused of killing Officer

2022-10-31T09:49:31-04:00October 31st, 2022|Capital Litigation, Featured, News, Prosecutorial News|Comments Off on Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 10/31/22

Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 10/24/22

"DeSantis-Crist debate: Nikolas Cruz and the death penalty": By Gary Detman October 24th, 2022, FORT PIERCE, FL (CBS12)  "The Problem With How Courts Decide Whether Someone Can Be Executed": by MIA ARMSTRONG-LÓPEZ October 24, 2022, (Slate and Arizona State University) "Ohio Plans to Execute a Man It Knows Is Innocent—Why?": By AUSTIN

2022-10-25T16:11:33-04:00October 25th, 2022|Capital Litigation, Featured, News, Prosecutorial News|Comments Off on Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 10/24/22

Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 10/17/22

"Nikolas Cruz has avoided the death penalty. Here’s what’s next for him now": by Christina Maxouris, Oct. 17, 2022, (Parkland, FL) (CNN) "DA drops plans to seek death penalty in theater shooting": by AP, Oct. 16, 2022, YORK, Pa. (AP) "Texas may delay trial for alleged Walmart shooter if federal prosecutors want to seek

2022-10-18T14:16:56-04:00October 17th, 2022|Capital Litigation, Featured, News, Prosecutorial News|Comments Off on Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 10/17/22

Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 10/10/22

"Texas executes John Ramirez for the 2004 murder of a Corpus Christi man": by  WILLIAM MELHADO OCT. 5, 2022, HUNTSVILLE, TX (Texas Tribune) "State can seek death penalty against suspect in Cannon Hinnant’s murder": by WITN Web Team Oct. 6, 2022, WILSON, N.C. (WITN) "Kirkwood teachers ask Missouri governor to show mercy to

2022-10-17T08:34:46-04:00October 10th, 2022|Capital Litigation, Featured, News, Prosecutorial News|Comments Off on Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 10/10/22

Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 10/3/22

“Death penalty trial in slaying of off-duty Pittsburgh officer postponed until February”: by PAULA REED WARD Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022, PITTSBURGH (Tribune-Review). pward@triblive.com or Twitter, @PaulaReedWard “His sister died in the Parkland massacre. He wants the gunman to live.”: by Danielle Paquette Sept. 27, 2022, SEATTLE (Washington Post) “Man accused of killing 4

2022-09-29T15:27:36-04:00October 3rd, 2022|Capital Litigation, Featured, News, Prosecutorial News|Comments Off on Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 10/3/22

Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 9/26/22

"U.S. to seek death penalty against accused New York bike path killer": by Jonathan Stempel  Sept 19, 2022, NEW YORK (Reuters) "Trial video shows New Orleans police officer stun suspect with Taser, then get shot dead": by JILLIAN KRAMER | STAFF WRITER Sept 22, 2022, NEW ORLEANS (NOLA.com) U.S. Supreme Court to hear

2022-09-27T14:11:50-04:00September 26th, 2022|Capital Litigation, Featured, News, Prosecutorial News|Comments Off on Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 9/26/22

Mass Violence Weekly News Roundup 8/02/22

This week’s news roundup on cases of mass violence relevant to prosecutors and prosecution teams is featured below. NBC Washington 8/01/2022 A shooting outside of a Northeast Washington, DC apartment complex left one person dead and five injured Monday evening. WFTS 7/31/22 A mass shooting in downtown Orlando, Florida left seven people

2022-08-02T11:02:03-04:00August 2nd, 2022|Featured, Gun Violence, Mass Violence, News, Prosecutorial News|Comments Off on Mass Violence Weekly News Roundup 8/02/22

Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 8/02/22

Below is this week’s roundup of relevant capital case developments. CBS Pittsburgh 08/02/2022 The Ohio Supreme Court has upheld the death penalty for a man convicted of killing a couple he was housesitting for. CBS News Miami 8/02/2022 Family members of the Parkland shooting victims testified at the gunman's sentencing trial on

2022-08-02T10:30:34-04:00August 2nd, 2022|Capital Litigation, Featured, News, Prosecutorial News|Comments Off on Capital Litigation Weekly News Roundup 8/02/22
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