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Supreme Court with Kavanaugh clears way for Tennessee execution

Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.

By Jon Herskovitz
Oct 11 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court with new Justice
Brett Kavanaugh issued two decisions on Thursday that helped
clear the way for Tennessee to execute an inmate convicted of
murdering two men in 1983.
Edmund Zagorski, 63, had been set to be executed on Thursday
but a few hours before the Supreme Court's decision Tennessee
Governor Bill Haslam granted a 10-day reprieve to allow the case
to wind itself through the courts and to consider ...

 

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