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Arkansas executions temporarily on hold

Arkansas executions temporarily on hold

But amid public opposition to the death penalty - including protests in the state capital Little Rock including actor Johnny Depp and a judge linked to one of the cases - lawyers obtained stays for three other executions. Pfizer's official policy does not allow for the use of its drugs in executions. Griffin said he did tell Jenkins. In text messages from Jenkins' phone, which came up at a court hearing Wednesday, there is no mention that the drug would be used in executions.



Former Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez found dead in jail cell

The report includes two examples: a former Roman Catholic priest in prison for child molestation was beaten to death in his cell in 2003; and a man in prison for killing two abortion clinic workers in 1994 committed suicide behind bars. "I knew we had raised doubt throughout that case". A lawyer who represents Lloyd's mother said she's moving forward with a wrongful-death lawsuit against Hernandez's estate, which includes a home valued at $1.3 million.


Fresno murders investigated as a hate crime

Fresno murders investigated as a hate crime

Dyer said Muhammad had been identified quickly as the prime suspect in the Motel 6 shooting on April 13 and that police had been urgently seeking him across the Fresno area since then. "Although police found rounds of.357 caliber bullets and speed loaders for a revolver when Muhammad was taken into custody, no weapon was found, he said".


Trump signs 'Hire American' order in Snap-on visit

Trump signs 'Hire American' order in Snap-on visit

The president's latest executive order is another effort by the Trump administration to curb immigration to the U.S. While today's order doesn't change policy, it continues to lift up the misguided narrative that immigration hurts U.S. Nasscom, the Indian IT service industry's main lobbying group, said it backs efforts to root out H-1B abuses, but said the idea that H-1B visa holders are cheap labour is inaccurate.



Is Georgia election a sign of a Democratic comeback?

In the battle to fill the 6th Congressional District seat, formally occupied by Labor Secretary Tom Price, Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff brought in 48 percent of the vote. It has been held by Republicans - including former House speaker Newt Gingrich - for more than three decades. While Handel kept her distance from Trump, Ossoff launched his bid with an email solicitation inviting liberals to " Make Trump Furious ".


Surviving student in San Bernardino school shooting 'recovering well,' family says

Surviving student in San Bernardino school shooting 'recovering well,' family says

A group of mothers from nearby Dominguez Elementary's Parent-Teacher Organization also brought large encouragement and support signs signed by their students. Hundreds of people attended a candlelight vigil for the victims Tuesday evening at North Park Elementary. The school will also have enhanced security procedures.