Governor’s order spares Oklahoma death row inmate

Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt halted the high-profile execution of death-row inmate Julius Jones, hours before he was scheduled to die. A crowd outside the state penitentiary in McAlester erupted in cheers after learning the governor’s decision

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Oklahoma inmate Julus Jones granted clemency

Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt has spared the life of Julius Jones, just hours before his scheduled execution that had drawn widespread outcry and protests over doubts about his guilt in the slaying of a businessman more than 20 years ago (Nov. 18)

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The Fight To Spare Death Row Inmate Julius Jones

Julius Jones was only 19 years old when he was sentenced to death for a murder he says he didn’t commit. Oklahoma’s Pardon and Parole board has recommended clemency for Jones. Now, his fate is in the hands of Governor Kevin Stitt.» Subscribe to MSNBC:

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The Fight To Spare Death Row Inmate Julius Jones

Oklahoma death row inmate Julius Jones set to be executed next week

Oklahoma is set to execute an inmate on death row in one week, despite the state’s parole board expressing doubt about his guilt. Amanda Bass, a federal public defender, joined CBSN’s Lana Zak to discuss the case of Julius Jones.

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Rikers inmate dies of COVID on same day judge grants emergency release

Victor Mercado, 64, had been awaiting trial on weapons charges since last July.

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