5 Death Row Inmates Challenge Policy Of Solitary ConfinementFive Pennsylvania death row inmates are challenging a state Corrections Department policy that keeps them isolated most of the time, describing it as degrading and inhumane.
Death Row Inmate Gets 5-10 Years For Hitting Lawyer In CourtA man on death row in the killing of his girlfriend in 2004 has been sentenced to 5-10 years in prison for sucker-punching his lawyer by swinging his cuffed hands during a court hearing.
Clemency Recommended For Obese Death Row InmateThe Ohio Parole Board is recommending mercy for an obese death row inmate based on claims raising doubts about his legal representation, not about his weight.
Poplawski Likely To Have Lengthy Stay On Death RowSince the late 1970s, hundreds of death warrants have been signed by Pennsylvania governors, but only three convicted murderers have been executed and none in the last 12 years.

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