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April 19, 2017

A Pulaski County judge has blocked the state of Arkansas from using its remaining lethal injection drugs in five executions scheduled for this month. The state plans to appeal.

Press Release
April 14, 2017

Activists have gathered in Little Rock to protest the state’s plans to execute seven people in 10 days starting next week. The executions are scheduled before the state’s lethal injection supply ex...

Press Release
April 14, 2017

An Arkansas judge has temporarily blocked six executions from taking place after the company that manufactured the drugs to be used in the execution filed a complaint that the drug was not meant to...

Report
April 11, 2017
For the first time since 2006, and only the second time since 1991, the United States is not among the world's five biggest executioners, Amnesty International said in its 2016 global review of the de...

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