Judge Stays Warren Hill’s Execution

Updated: Just four hours before he was scheduled to be killed by lethal injection, Waren Hill -- a man who, his lawyers say, is mentally disabled -- received a stay of execution. 

Warren Hill (Georgia Dept. of Corrections)

However, in court documents, the state of Georgia said the three state doctors reviewed “extensive materials” before concluding in 2000 that Hill was not mentally disabled, and were thoroughly cross-examined by Hill’s attorneys at the time.

Read more at Reuters and Amnesty International.

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