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Arkansas Supreme Court halts execution set for Thursday

By John Moritz

This article was published November 8, 2017 at 4:30 a.m.

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FILE — Condemned murderer Jack Greene talks about his lawyers, including John Williams (foreground), during a clemency hearing at the Arkansas Department of Correction’s Varner Unit.



The execution of Arkansas' oldest death-row inmate, set for Thursday night, was stayed by the Arkansas Supreme Court on Tuesday so that Jack Greene's attorneys can continue their appeal for a new mental-health evaluation.



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DoubleBlind says... November 8, 2017 at 12:40 p.m.

The ArkTimes has a very interesting article on this which highlights what sounds like mass dysfunction within the AR Supreme Court, fueled by Wood's and Womack's hyper-partisan activistic bullying.

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TimberTopper says... November 8, 2017 at 1:11 p.m.

The AG will be pissed!

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