Execution List 2017

Date Number
Since 1976
State Name Age Race Victim Race Method Drug Protocol Years From
Sentence To
Execution
1/11/17 1443 TX Christopher Wilkins ¥ 48 White 1 Black, 1 Latino Lethal Injection 1-drug (Pentobarbital) 8
1/18/17 1444 VA Ricky Jovan Gray 39 Black 2 White Lethal Injection 3-drug (midazolam) 10
1/26/17 1445 TX Terry Darnell Edwards 43 Black 2 White Lethal Injection 1-drug (Pentobarbital) 13
1/31/17 1446 MO Mark Christeson 37 White 3 White Lethal Injection 1-drug (Pentobarbital) 17
3/7/17 1447 TX Rolando Ruiz 44 Latino 1 Latino Lethal Injection 1-drug (Pentobarbital) 21
3/14/17 1448 TX James Bigby 61 White 2 White Lethal Injection 1-drug (Pentobarbital) 25
4/20/17 1449 AR Ledell Lee 51 Black 1 White Lethal Injection 3-drug (midazolam) 21
4/24/17 1450 AR Jack Jones 52 White 1 White Lethal Injection 3-drug (midazolam) 21
4/24/17 1451 AR Marcel Williams 46 Black 1 White Lethal Injection 3-drug (midazolam) 20
4/27/17 1452 AR Kenneth Williams 38 Black 1 White Lethal Injection 3-drug (midazolam) 16
5/17/17 1453 GA J.W. Ledford Jr. 46 White 1 White Lethal Injection 1-drug (Pentobarbital) 24
5/26/17 1454 AL Thomas Arthur 75 White 1 White Lethal Injection 3-drug (midazolam) 34
6/8/17 1455 AL Robert Melson 46 Black 2 Black, 1 White Lethal Injection 3-drug (midazolam) 21
7/6/17 1456 VA William Morva ¥ 35 White 1 Black, 1 White Lethal Injection 3-drug (midazolam) 9
7/26/17 1457 OH Ronald R. Phillips 43 White 1 White Lethal Injection 3-drug (midazolam) 23
7/27/17 1458 TX TaiChin Preyor 46 Black 1 White Lethal Injection 1-drug (Pentobarbital) 12
8/24/17 1459 FL Mark James Asay ¥ 53 White 1 Black, 1 White Lethal Injection 3-drug (etomidate) 18
9/13/17 1460 OH Gary Otte 45 White 2 White Lethal Injection 3-drug (midazolam) 24
10/5/17 1461 FL Cary Michael Lambrix 57 White 2 White Lethal Injection 3-drug (etomidate) 33
10/12/17 1462 TX Robert Pruett 38 White 1 White Lethal Injection 1-drug (Pentobarbital) 15
10/19/17 1463 AL Torrey McNabb 40 Black 1 Black Lethal Injection 3-drug (midazolam) 19
11/8/17 1464 FL Patrick C. Hannon 53 White 2 White Lethal Injection 3-drug (etomidate) 26
11/8/17 1465 TX Ruben Ramirez Cardenas 47 Latino 1 Latino Lethal Injection 1-drug (Pentobarbital) 19

The three-drug protocol typically begins with an anesthetic or sedative, followed by pancuronium bromide to paralyze the inmate and potassium chloride to stop the inmate's heart. The first drug used varies by state and is listed above for each execution.

ƒ female
* volunteer - an inmate who waived ordinary appeals that remained at the time of his or her execution
~ foreign national
¥ white defendant executed for murder of black victim

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