**Georgia Man Willie James Pye Executed Despite Last-Minute Clemency Pleas**

Jackson, Georgia – Willie James Pye, who was convicted and sentenced to death for the abduction, rape, and murder of his former girlfriend in 1993, was executed on Wednesday night at a prison in Jackson, according to the Georgia Department of Corrections. Pye’s execution marked the first in the state since 2020 and occurred amid … Read more

Idaho ‘Serial Killer’ Thomas Creech’s Death Sentence Upheld After Clemency Review Sparks Controversy

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Thomas Creech, known as the “serial killer” in Idaho, had his death sentence upheld after a review of his clemency. Creech was convicted of multiple murders in 1987 and has been on death row since then. Creech’s case went through a clemency review, but after careful consideration, the decision was made … Read more

Death Row Inmate Seeks Clemency After 40 Years on Idaho’s Death Row

BOISE, Idaho – The Idaho Commission of Pardons and Parole held a commutation hearing on Friday for Thomas Creech, the state’s longest-serving death row inmate. Creech, 73, has been on death row since 1983 for the 1981 beating death of fellow inmate David Jensen. His defense team is seeking life in prison without the possibility … Read more

Parole Board Considers Clemency for Longest-Serving Death Row Prisoner in Idaho

Boise, Idaho – The Idaho Parole Board is currently deliberating whether to grant clemency to the state’s longest-serving death row inmate. The pivotal hearing will determine the fate of the prisoner, who has been on death row for over 30 years. The prisoner, who was convicted of murder in 1985, is seeking clemency in the … Read more