BY: JULIA JACOBO(TERRE HAUTE, Indiana) -- The U.S. Department of Justice has scheduled the federal execution of an inmate who was convicted of murdering a pregnant woman, cutting her open and kidnapping the baby from her womb.Lisa Montgomery... Read More.
By SOMAYEH MALEKIAN, ABC News(TEHRAN, Iran) -- Iranians from a variety of political, economic and cultural backgrounds -- lawyers, teachers, footballers, artists, students, activists -- joined together in an unprecedented Twitter storm, sharing the hashtag #DoNotExecute to protest the judiciary... Read More.
By LUKE BARR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- A D.C. District Court judge has halted the first federal execution in 17 years. Judge Tanya Chutkan, an Obama appointee, stopped the execution just hours before it was set to take place.The... Read More.
By LUKE BARR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The American Civil Liberties Union has joined with a law firm to sue Attorney General William Barr and other federal officials in order to delay a federal execution that's scheduled to be carried out... Read More.