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Death Penalty Being Considered in Mitchell Slaying

Prosecutors say they will decide within a week whether to seek the death penalty against a man accused of killing a Mitchell woman, should he be convicted of the crime.

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Attorney Says Briley Piper Should Get Jury Trial

SIOUX FALLS - An attorney for an Alaska man facing the death penalty in South Dakota says Briley Piper should've been able to withdraw his guilty plea because of bad attorney advice not corrected by a judge.

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AG Requests New Sentence for Berget

The South Dakota Supreme Court has overturned a state prison inmate's death sentence for the killing of a prison guard nearly two years ago.

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Former Florida Police Officer Scheduled for Execution

A former South Florida police officer is scheduled to be executed for killing nine people in 1986. The lethal injection of Manuel Pardo, 56, is set for 6 p.m. Tuesday at Florida State Prison unless he wins an appeal.

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Arizona Inmate Executed After Murdering 2 Girls

An inmate was executed Wednesday after being convicted of murdering two 13-year-old girls in a ghost town where they were raped, strangled and stabbed before being dumped in a partly flooded mine shaft.

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Man Executed for Killing Houston Cousins, 15 and 3

Convicted killer Preston Hughes has been executed for the fatal stabbing of a 3-year-old boy and the child's teenage cousin.

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Ohio Executes Killer Who Stabbed Woman

Ohio has executed a condemned killer who said he was innocent of stabbing a woman 138 times, slitting her throat and cutting off her hands.

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South Dakota Readies for 2 Executions in Next 3 Weeks

The South Dakota State Penitentiary is readying for two executions in the next three weeks, barring last-minute legal twists involving inmates who have said they're ready to die.

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Judge Upholds Rapid City Man’s Conviction, Death Sentence

South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says a judge has upheld the conviction and death sentence of Charles Russell Rhines for the 1992 slaying of a man during a burglary of a Rapid City doughnut shop.

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Ohio Inmate Says He’s Too Obese for Execution

A condemned Ohio inmate who weighs at least 480 pounds wants his upcoming execution delayed, saying he's too heavy for the state's lethal injection process.

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