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File photo of an execution chamber. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Newsmakers)

Supreme Court Approves New Lethal Injection Procedure

The execution of a man who killed a prison guard while on death row for two other murders can go forward after the state Supreme Court ruled Thursday that Florida’s new lethal injection procedure is effective.

12/19/2013

Booking photo of Darius Kimbrough.  (credit: Florida Department of Corrections)

Man Who Killed, Raped Woman Is Set To Be Executed

Denise Collins was found nude, moaning, covered in blood and barely conscious in her apartment’s bathroom in October 1991. The sliding glass door to the second-floor balcony was partially open, and there were ladder impressions in the ground underneath the balcony.

CBS Tampa–11/11/2013

Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi speaks during a news conference about the Supreme Court's second day of hearings on the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act on March 27, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Inmate’s Execution Date Pushed Back Because Initial Time Conflicted With Fla. AG’s Re-Election Fundraiser

Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi said that it was wrong to ask Gov. Rick Scott to push back the execution date of a convicted killer after the initial time conflicted with a re-election fundraiser.

CBS Tampa–09/12/2013

File photo of an execution chamber. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Newsmakers)

Man Set To Be Executed For Prison Guard’s Murder

A man who orchestrated a prison van ambush in 1987 in an attempt to free a prisoner was scheduled to die by lethal injection Wednesday night at the Florida State Prison.

06/12/2013

The father of a Chechen immigrant killed while being interrogated by the FBI about his ties to a Boston Marathon bombings suspect says agents killed his son "execution style." (ANDREY SMIRNOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Father Of Slain Chechen: FBI Agents Killed Him ‘Execution Style’

The father of a Chechen immigrant killed while being interrogated by the FBI about his ties to a Boston Marathon bombings suspect says agents killed his son “execution style.”

05/30/2013

File photo of a table where lethal injections are performed. (Photo by Virginia Department of Corrections via Getty Images)

Fla. Man Executed In Girl’s 1980 Slaying

Florida executed one of the longest-serving inmates on its death row Wednesday evening, 32 years after he kidnapped and murdered a 10-year-old girl who was riding her bike to school after a dentist put on her braces.

04/10/2013

File photo of an execution chamber. (credit: CAROLINE GROUSSAIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Police Officer Who Killed 9 People During 1986 Crime Spree Executed

A former police officer who murdered nine people during a 1986 crime spree was executed Tuesday after his attorneys’ last-minute appeals were rejected.

12/12/2012

File photo of a table on which lethal injections are administered. (Photo by Virginia Department of Corrections via Getty Images)

Former Florida Cop To Be Executed For Murder Of 9 People

A former Florida police officer is scheduled to be executed for the murder of nine people 26 years ago.

12/11/2012

Stock Image of the arm of an electric chair (Photo Credit: Fanny Carrier / AFP / Getty Images)

Florida Serial Killer Executed for Girl’s 1983 Death

STARKE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida inmate was put to death Thursday, nearly three decades after the murder of 17-year-old Lynn Elliott, whose failed escape attempt ended a string of rapes and slayings that shook […]

CBS Tampa–04/12/2012

Stock Image of the arm of an electric chair (Photo Credit: Fanny Carrier / AFP / Getty Images)

Florida Killer Gore Set to Die by Lethal Injection

STARKE, Fla. (AP) — David Alan Gore was set to be executed Thursday nearly 29 years after murdering 17-year-old Lynn Elliott, whose attempted escape ended a string of rapes and murders that shook the quiet […]

CBS Tampa–04/12/2012

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