Death Penalty
Neil Gorsuch’s First Supreme Court Vote: Execution of Ledell Lee

Neil Gorsuch’s first recorded U.S. Supreme Court vote allowed the Arkansas execution of Ledell Lee.

Ledell Lee: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Arkansas Executions 2017: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Rolando Ruiz: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Richard Glossip Execution Stayed: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Famous Last Words: 15 Quotes by Condemned Killers

From serial killers, to murderers, to captured Nazis, criminals in the U.S. are given the opportunity to deliver a final message before capital punishment.

Andre Cole: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, Death Penalty Phase: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Kelly Gissendaner: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Cormac J. Carney: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Fort Hood Shooter’s Lawyers Bail Because He’s Trying to Get Himself Killed

Hasan’s court-appointed attorney accused his client of deliberately trying to receive the death penalty, abruptly stopping the trial after only one day.

Warren Hill, Stay of Execution: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Woman Free After 27 Years on Death Row: Top 10 Facts You Need to Know

Florida Governor Signs Law to Kill People Faster

Chuck E. Cheese Killer Faces Execution: Top 10 Facts You Need to Know

Jack Harold Jones & Marcel Williams: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Neil Gorsuch’s First Supreme Court Vote: Execution of Ledell Lee

Ledell Lee: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Arkansas Executions 2017: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Arkansas wants to put eight prisoners to death in 11 days, including Stacey Johnson, who says he’s innocent. Court decisions halted the state’s plans.

Rolando Ruiz: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Richard Glossip Execution Stayed: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Famous Last Words: 15 Quotes by Condemned Killers

Andre Cole: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, Death Penalty Phase: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been found guilty — setting the stage for another court showdown to decide if he’ll get the death penalty.

Kelly Gissendaner: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Cormac J. Carney: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Fort Hood Shooter’s Lawyers Bail Because He’s Trying to Get Himself Killed

Warren Hill, Stay of Execution: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Woman Free After 27 Years on Death Row: Top 10 Facts You Need to Know

After 27 years on death row for the murder of Ruth Pelke, Paula Cooper is free thanks to her victim’s family.