TITLE

The executioner sings, again and again

PUB. DATE
February 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;2/8/93, Vol. 114 Issue 5, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Supreme Court last week eliminated another avenue for America's convicts on death row to stave off the executioner. Leonel Herrera was denied the right to offer in federal court what he claims is new evidence of his innocence in the 1981 killing of a Texas police officer. Defendants could still seek pardons from governors; President Bill Clinton favors capital punishment; Executions are picking up; Details.
ACCESSION #
9302040443

 

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