Minister Lynn Hopkins, left, comforts her partner Carolyn Bond after hearing that the U.S. Supreme Court rejected a last minute plea of Georgia death row inmate Troy Davis.
September 22, 2011 As protesters argued that the Georgia man's guilt was in doubt, the victim's loved ones found some closure. Troy Davis was executed for the killing of a police officer in 1989.
September 21, 2011 In the first hour of Talk of the Nation, the political junkie, and actress Maria Bello talks about her role in the new television series, Prime Suspect. In the second hour, the scheduled execution of Troy Davis, and choreographer Bill T. Jones talks about his latest Broadway hit, FELA!
September 21, 2011 His attorneys say they'll challenge ballistics evidence. The convicted killer is due to be executed in Georgia this evening. Other top stories: Afghans mourn Rabbani, the Federal Reserve's "operation twist" is explained, and Reno death toll is 11.
September 20, 2011 His case attracted attention after some witnesses recanted their testimony. But he's now set to be executed Wednesday.
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September 16, 2011 By the time the Supreme Court order came down on Thursday, Duane Buck could have already been put to death. But Texas authorities had paused to wait for the court's decision. The issue is whether his race is the reason he's on death row.
October 21, 2008 Most witnesses recanted or changed their testimony. Troy Davis insists he's innocent. But he's exhausted his appeals, and now awaits execution in Georgia. Tell us: is this fair?
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