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"Arkansas Puts Ledell Lee to Death, in Its First Execution Since 2005," by Alan Blinder and Manny Fernandez, The New York Times, April 21, 2017.

"Trump Administration Blocks Shipment Of Illegal Execution Drugs," by Chris McDaniel, BuzzFeed News, April 20, 2017.

"Louisiana Man Who Spent Three Years on Death Row Has Murder Charge Dismissed," by Jonah Engel Bromwich, The New York Times, April 20, 2017.

"Prosecutor Takes Anti-Death Penalty Fight to High Court," by Noreen Marcus, Daily Business Review, April 19, 2017.

"Arkansas suffers 2 setbacks to multiple execution plan," Associated Press, April 19, 2017.

"How America executes its prisoners," By Eliott C. McLaughlin, CNN, April 17, 2017.

"Arkansas execution called off after Supreme Court denies challenge," by Mark Berman, The Washington Post, April 18, 2017.

"Should Louisiana scrap the death penalty?," by Dan Copp, Daily Comet, April 17, 2017.

"Opinion: The coming death of the death penalty," by Wesley Pruden, The Washington Times, April 17, 2017.

"Stateline: States Consider Barring Death Penalty for Severely Mentally Ill," by Rebecca Beitsch, The Pew Charitable Trusts, April 17, 2017.

"Judges block Arkansas from carrying out series of executions," by Mark Berman, The Washington Post, April 15, 2017.

"Arkansas executions: health giant sues state as federal judge issues injunction," by Ed Pilkington, The Guardian, April 15, 2017.

"Arkansas plans to execute 7 men in 11 days. They’re likely to botch one.," by Frank R. Baumgartner and Kaneesha Johnson, The Washington Post, April 14, 2017.

"Arkansas executions: drugmakers don't want their medicines used in killings," by Alan Yuhas, The Guardian, April 13, 2017.

"After racial bias ruling, death row inmate to get new sentence," by Chuck Lindell, April 13, 2017.

"Prosecutor sues Florida governor over death penalty cases," by Tina Burnside and Darran Simon, CNN, April 12, 2017.

"Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signs bill: Judges can no longer override juries in death penalty cases," by Kent Faulk,, April 11, 2017.

"Here are the 7 men Arkansas plans to execute this month," by Maurice Chammah, The Marshall Project and VICE , April 10, 2017.

"Editorial: Arkansas’s state-sponsored killing spree," by Editorial Board, The Washington Post, April 10, 2017.

"Arkansas Plans to Execute Seven People This Month, Continuing Long Tradition of Assembly-Line Killing," by Liliana Segura, The Intercept, April 8, 2017.

"States Find Other Execution Methods After Difficulties With Lethal Injection," by Debbie Elliott, NPR, April 6, 2017.

"Opinion: Having the death penalty doesn't make Louisiana safe," by Jarvis Deberry, The Times-Picayune, April 5, 2017.

"Arkansas Parole Board Recommends Clemency for Death-Row Inmate," by Matthew Haag, The New York Times, April 5, 2017.

"Alabama House passes ban on judicial override in death penalty cases," by Mike Cason, AL.Com, April 4, 2017.

"The Death Penalty in America Exacts Double Punishment," by Austin Sarat, The National Law Journal, April 3, 2017.

"Death penalty ban to be considered by Louisiana Legislature," by Julia O'Donoghue, The Times-Picayune, April 3, 2017.

"Analysis: Does the death penalty target people who are mentally ill? We checked.," by Frank R. Baumgartner and Betsy Neill, The Washington Post, April 3, 2017.

"Trying to speed up executions could deal 'mortal blow' to California Supreme Court," by Maura Dolan, Los Angeles Times, April 2, 2017.

"Republicans target Florida prosecutor who refuses to seek death penalty in fatal shooting of police officer," by Wesley Lowery, The Washington Post, April 1, 2017.

"Arkansas Plans Rapid Execution Schedule," by Weekend Edition, NPR, April 1, 2017.

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