Breaking news: Alabama Gov. delays execution for 45 days


Alabama Governor Bob Riley today granted a 45-day stay of execution for death row inmate Thomas Arthur, who was scheduled to die tonight at 7 p.m. Riley said he was granting the stay due to pending questions about the state’s lethal injection procedures.

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. (Associated Press, 09/27/07)

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