A week ago, Arkansas planned to execute seven men in 11 days. Ledell Lee was put to death late Thursday, and three more men are scheduled to be executed.
By Laura Santhanam
In our news wrap Wednesday, Los Angeles County approved a settlement over systematic abuses of minorities. Under the settlement, the sheriff’s department agreed to three years of federal monitoring. Also, the government reported today that the first quarter GDP rose…
By PBS NewsHour
The execution of an Arizona man on death row lasted for nearly two hours on Wednesday, before he took his final breath.
By Ariel Min
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