Capital punishment

Death Row Inmates Challenge Lethal Injection Drug Death row inmates are asking the courts to stop use of a new drug being used in lethal injections.
Execution Scheduled At Florida State Prison 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.
Bishops Want Waterhouse Spared From Death WednesdayTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Roman Catholic bishops in Florida are asking Rick Scott to stop an execution set for Wednesday.
Death Penalty Sought For Lakeland's Alledge Cop KillerBARTOW, Fla. (AP) — Prosecutors say a 19-year-old man should be executed for killing a central Florida police officer in December.
Doctors: Man Was Psychotic When He killed OfficerTAMPA, 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.

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