Conway Requests Three Execution Dates for Death Row Inmates

From Kentucky Public Radio’s Tony McVeigh Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway is asking Gov. Steve Beshear to set execution dates for three death row inmates. Death row inmate Ralph Baze is awaiting execution for the January 1992 murders of Powell County Sheriff Steve Bennett and Deputy Arthur Briscoe. Robert Foley is awaiting execution for the […]

Beshear Won't Halt Execution

Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear says he won’t take action to halt Friday’s scheduled execution of Death Row inmate Marco Allen Chapman. Beshear told reporters in Louisville Monday that he’s given the matter “a lot of prayerful thought” and carefully reviewed the facts of the case and decided there’s no reason to intervene. “I still can […]