Tag : Federal Bureau of Prisons

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U.S. Executes Dustin Higgs for Role in 3 1996 Murders

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But Mr. Higgs was sentenced to death, a punishment that his lawyers argued was “arbitrary and inequitable” compared with that of the man who shot...
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Virus Hits Federal Death Row, Prompting Calls for Delays in Executions

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WASHINGTON — The coronavirus pandemic is sweeping through death row at the federal penitentiary in Terre Haute, Ind., with at least 14 of the roughly...