Entries tagged with “Chickasaw Nation

Death Row

Native Americans

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Federal Death Penalty

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Mar 12, 2021

Capital Case Roundup — Death Penalty Court Decisions the Week of March 82021

NEWS (3/​11/​21) — Oklahoma: The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals has void­ed the con­vic­tion and death sen­tence imposed on Shaun Bosse for the mur­ders of three enrolled mem­bers of the Chickasaw Nation with­in the his­tor­i­cal bound­aries of the Chickasaw Nation Reservation. 

Policy Issues

Arbitrariness

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United States Supreme Court

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Lethal Injection

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Native Americans

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May 31, 2021

Capital Case Roundup — Death Penalty Court Decisions the Week of May 242021

NEWS (5/​24 and 5/​26/​21) — Washington, D.C.: The U.S. Supreme Court issued rul­ings in two death-penal­ty cas­es, deny­ing a defense peti­tion to review an as-applied” chal­lenge to Missouri’s lethal-injec­tion pro­to­col and grant­i­ng a pros­e­cu­tion peti­tion to delay enforce­ment of a state-court rul­ing that had void­ed the con­vic­tion of an Oklahoma death-row prisoner.