Contract Killing News
Alabama officials raced clock to execute convicted murderer
Alabama's quest to kill an inmate who spent decades on death row for murder became a high-stakes game of beat the clock after the U.S. Supreme Court finally cleared the way for his execution
The Latest: Inmate's daughter questions DNA testing
Daughter of executed inmate calls for mandatory DNA testing in Alabama capital cases
Alabama executes man for 1982 murder -for -hire
Alabama has put to death Tommy Arthur, the man who escaped seven prior execution dates for his conviction in a 1982 murder-for-hire.
The Latest: Supreme Court lifts temporary stay on execution
The U.S. Supreme Court has said the planned execution of an Alabama inmate can proceed.
Alabama man who escaped seven prior execution dates through appeals is put to death for 1982 murder -for -hire
Alabama man who escaped seven prior execution dates through appeals is put to death for 1982 murder-for-hire
Alabama death row inmate Thomas Arthur fights for 8th reprieve of execution
Few people can say they’ve dodged death. Thomas Arthur has done it seven times. The Alabama death row inmate has survived seven execution dates since 2001. Arthur, now 75, is fighting for another reprieve with just hours until he’s set to be put to death for the eighth time on Thursday at 6 p.m.
'They are going to kill me': Inmate fights to halt execution
An Alabama inmate who victims' advocates call the "Houdini" of death row is fighting to delay his execution for an eighth time
The Latest: Death row inmate: Execution drugs won't work
Lawyers for Alabama inmate Tommy Arthur are making a flurry of last-minute court filings seeking to block his execution, which is scheduled for Thursday
Czech president pardons convicted contract murderer
Czech President Milos Zeman has used his power to pardon a man convicted of a double contract murder . Jiri Kajinek was sentenced to life imprisonment in 1998 for the murders he committed in 1993. Kajinek pleaded not guilty. Tuesday's release of the 56-year-old was criticized by some politicians
NY officer's body camera reveals horrific crime scene in murder -for -hire plot aftermath
Two police officers in Steuben County, New York, responded to a frantic 911 call just after midnight in September 2015 and ended up walking through a grisly crime scene. One of the officers wearing a body camera captured something that seemed too horrific to be real. The victim was 35-year-old