Kansas lawmakers are considering repealing the death penalty but a committee chairman is not sure whether the bill will pass.
Federal prosecutors have filed charges against the Florida airport shooting suspect that could bring the death penalty if he is convicted.
The opposite sides on the issue of whether Kansas Supreme Court justices are retained spoke out in Wichita Wednesday.
Oklahoma, a state with one of the busiest death chambers in the country, will have at least a two-year delay in lethal injections.
Since Kansas reinstated the death penalty in 1994, 22 years ago, no one has been executed. The last time someone was executed in our state w…
The grand jury did not issue any indictments in its investigation.
There are ten men who make up Kansas’ ‘death row,’ and our state doesn’t appear to plan to execute these inmates anytime soon.
Sedgwick County’s District Attorney said Friday he will seek the death penalty in the case of a Wichita man charged with capital murder in t…
A South Texas man was executed Wednesday for the 1998 slaying of a 12-year-old boy.
A man who was convicted of fatally beating another man after a night of drinking and drug use in 1994 was put to death late Thursday.
The state of Ohio can try again to put to death a condemned killer whose 2009 botched execution was called off after two hours.
Despite Oklahoma’s bungling of its last three scheduled executions, the state’s attorney general says the death penalty there will continue.
Kansas lawmakers once again will consider whether Kansas should repeal the death penalty.
A bill repealing the death penalty in Kansas was introduced Friday in the House.
Kansas isn’t likely to see executions soon or a shift in how its Supreme Court handles capital murder cases.