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Oklahoma governor halts execution of Julius Jones

Governor Kevin Stitt grants Jones clemency

Originally Published: 18 NOV 21 00:01 ET Updated: 18 NOV 21 13:27 ET By Amir Vera and Dakin Andone, CNN (CNN) -- [Breaking news update, published at 1:27 p.m. ET] Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt has granted clemency to Julius Jones,…

Supreme Court revisits death sentence for Boston Marathon bomber

The 2013 Boston Marathon bombing case led to the deaths of three spectators and a police officer

Originally Published: 13 OCT 21 05:06 ET Updated: 13 OCT 21 11:01 ET By Ariane de Vogue, CNN Supreme Court Reporter (CNN) -- Eight years after the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing case, which led to the deaths of three spectators…

COVID-19 survivor says "COVID-19 isn't a death sentence"

After quarantine, Gomez is getting used to life after COVID-19

VICTORIA, Texas - COVID-19 has plagued the U.S. for months now and one resident in the crossroads area has tested positive for COVID-19 but has recovered and now he's trying to get back…

Killers gave feds more weapons to fight hate crimes

John William King sought to terrorize blacks in east Texas by murdering James Byrd Jr., but his vicious crime instead (eventually) provided federal law enforcement with additional tools to punish perpetrators of hate crimes.