Death row inmates are asking the courts to stop use of a new drug being used in lethal injections.
A convicted killer who has been on death row for 23 years is scheduled to die by lethal injection at Florida State Prison on Tuesday night.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Roman Catholic bishops in Florida are asking Rick Scott to stop an execution set for Wednesday.
BARTOW, Fla. (AP) — Prosecutors say a 19-year-old man should be executed for killing a central Florida police officer in December.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Five mental health professionals agree that a man accused of gunning down a Tampa police officer in 2009 suffered an “extreme mental disturbance” that should spare him from execution.