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The Capricious Death of Daniel Lewis Lee

The federal government has executed its first prisoner in 17 years. It’s still unclear why.

daniel lewis lee crime - New York Magazine
7:43am PDT - July 15th, 2020

Judge halts 2nd federal execution amid claims inmate isn't mentally fit

A judge on Wednesday halted the execution of a man said to be suffering from dementia, who had been set to die by lethal injection in the federal government’s second execution after a 17-year hiatus.

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7:20am PDT - July 15th, 2020

Judge halts federal execution amid claims inmate isn't mentally fit

Prosecutors said Wesley Ira Purkey raped and stabbed 16-year-old Jennifer Long and dismembered her with a chainsaw.

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5:53am PDT - July 15th, 2020

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3:35am PDT - July 15th, 2020

Opinion: The deeply dangerous rush to resume federal executions

As Americans tried to sleep Monday night — through a global pandemic, an imploding economy, and the challenge presented by structural racism and police violence in the Black community — their federal government was hard at work. The Department of Justice kept…

daniel lewis lee crime - CNN
8:53pm PDT - July 14th, 2020

Whether inmate mentally fit for execution could cause delay

Legal experts say the man next on the list to be executed by the federal government after a nearly 20-year hiatus ended this week may have a better chance of avoiding lethal injection

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3:48pm PDT - July 14th, 2020

Feds Restart Executions, Killing in Our Name During a Deadly Pandemic

After a 17-year hiatus on federal executions, the Justice Department had no good reason to execute prisoners this week.

daniel lewis lee crime - New York Magazine
2:38pm PDT - July 14th, 2020

First federal execution in 17 years carried out after Supreme Court cleared way

Indiana carried out the execution of Daniel Lewis Lee early Tuesday by lethal injection after a 5-4 Supreme Court ruling cleared the way for what was the first federal execution in 17 years.

daniel lewis lee crime - NBC News
5:34am PDT - July 14th, 2020

Supreme Court clears way for federal executions

The U.S. Supreme Court early Tuesday allowed federal executions to be carried out, after a lower court judge issued an injunction.

daniel lewis lee crime - NBC News
1:39am PDT - July 14th, 2020

Judge blocks Justice Dept. from resuming federal executions as court battles mount - Washington Post

  1. Judge blocks Justice Dept. from resuming federal executions as court battles mount  Washington Post
  2. Execution of Daniel Lee can proceed, federal appeals court rules  Fox News
  3. Judge blocks first federal execution in US since 2003  T…

    daniel lewis lee crime - The Washington Post
    1:40pm PDT - July 13th, 2020

Judge halts first federal execution in nearly two decades

Judge halts execution for Daniel Lewis Lee; Justice Department files appeal to allow it to move forward.

daniel lewis lee crime - ABC News
10:35am PDT - July 13th, 2020

The Trump Administration Was Just Blocked From Carrying Out the First Federal Execution in 17 Years

Daniel Lewis Lee, a 47-year-old former white supremacist, was set to die by a lethal injection Monday afternoon.

daniel lewis lee crime - Vice News
10:11am PDT - July 13th, 2020

US to resume federal executions after 17-year hiatus

Three men convicted of murder are scheduled to die by lethal injection this week at an Indiana prison from Monday.

daniel lewis lee crime - Al Jazeera English
6:28am PDT - July 13th, 2020

Appeals court paves way for first federal execution in 17 years

Family members of Daniel Lewis Lee's victims petitioned to have the execution delayed so they could attend without fear of traveling during the coronavirus pandemic.

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6:45pm PDT - July 12th, 2020

Execution blocked after victims' family raises virus concerns

Daniel Lewis Lee, a former white supremacist who robbed and murdered a family of three, including their 8-year-old daughter, was scheduled to be executed on Monday.

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4:56pm PDT - July 10th, 2020

Re-opening federal death chamber: Victim opposition, pandemic threaten first execution in 17 years

Barring a reprieve, Daniel Lewis Lee will be executed July 13 in Terre Haute, Indiana. Relatives of the family he murdered in 1996 oppose his death.

daniel lewis lee crime - USA Today
1:36pm PDT - July 8th, 2020