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Lawsuit: Brewer pressured clemency board

Lawsuit: Brewer pressured clemency board

PHOENIX — Five former members of the state Board of Executive Clemency say they were pressured by a top aide to Gov. Jan Brewer to deny requests for relief from those in high-profile cases.

September 26, 2013 6:41 pm Related Loading…

Arizona inmate executed for brutal rape, killing

FLORENCE — An Arizona inmate was put to death Wednesday for a 1986 brutal rape and killing, in the state’s first execution allowing witnesses to watch prison officials inject a lethal drug into a prisoner.

June 27, 2012 11:22 am

Arizona clemency board to hear inmate’s case today

PHOENIX — Arizona’s largely new clemency board on Monday is expected to consider the case of a death-row inmate set for execution next week.

May 07, 2012 8:01 amLoading…

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