The State of Missouri Just Can't Wait to Kill

I had previously the case of Herbert Smulls, a man executed by the State of Missouri before the United States Supreme Court had even finished deciding on his petition for a stay of execution.

CBS and The Atlantic's (a must-follow for anyone interested in the U.S. criminal justice system) has written a on Smulls, and it appears that the behaviour of Missouri officials has not gone unnoticed by either the 8th Circuit or the Supreme Court.Read more ยป