October 17, 2018

Arkansas Supreme Court grants inmate's bid to halt execution

By ANDREW DeMILLO and KELLY P. KISSEL The Associated Press
This article was published November 8, 2017 at 4:00 a.m.

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Arkansas' highest court on Tuesday halted this week's planned execution of an inmate who is severely mentally ill according to his lawyers, while a state judge ordered officials to release more information about one of the lethal injection drugs they had planned to use.

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