Over in Alabama, Death Row Inmate Vernon Madison was found guilty of capital murder several years ago.  He was sentenced to death.

As he lived his live on Death Row and waited to die at the hands of the State of Alabama, Mr. Madison’s health declined.  He suffered several strokes.  His doctors determined that he

The Florida Execution Schedule is up and running again.  Governor Rick Scott has signed the Death Warrant for an August execution, the first execution for Florida in 18 months.

Mark James Asay is scheduled to be executed by the State of Florida on August 24, 2017, at six o’clock in the afternoon.  

Death Warrant

We’ve discussed this in prior posts, but lots of people forget that there are legal and SCOTUS-approved methods of execution on the books in Florida, Texas, and other states other than lethal injection. 

Old Sparky Stands Ready

In Florida, execution by electrocution using an electric chair nicknamed "Old Sparky" remains a constitutionally acceptable method of