Harvard Project Outlines Pattern Of Attorney Failures In Arkansas Death Row Cases

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This combination of undated file photos provided by the Arkansas Department of Correction shows death-row inmates Jack Jones Jr., left, and Marcel Williams. The two Arkansas inmates were put to death Monday, in the nation's first double execution in more than 16 years. AP hide caption

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James Edmund McWilliams Jr. was sentenced to death in 1986 for the rape and murder of a convenience store clerk during a robbery. Alabama Dept. of Corrections hide caption

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Supreme Court To Decide If Prosecution, Defense Can Share Experts in Capital Case

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Police have distributed a poster asking for information, accompanied by a picture of Justice Sheila Abdus-Salaam, photographed in 2013, dressed in a cream-colored jacket and pearls with wire-rimmed eyeglasses. Mike Groll/AP hide caption

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A Border Patrol Official's Take On Trump's First 100 Days

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City Municipal ID Cards In Chicago Would Benefit More Than Undocumented Groups

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A conference worker passes a demo booth at Facebook's annual F8 developer conference, on Tuesday in San Jose, Calif. Noah Berger/AP hide caption

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Murder Video Again Raises Questions About How Facebook Handles Content

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks at a news conference after touring the U.S.-Mexico border on April 11. The Justice Department is warning so-called sanctuary cities that they must prove they are complying with federal immigration laws or risk funding. Ross D. Franklin/AP hide caption

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Justice Department Warns 'Sanctuary Cities,' With Grant Money At Risk

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Arkansas Carries Out First Execution Since 2005

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Press Descends On Arkansas Where Executions Are Held In Legal Suspense

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Lawyer Behind West Virginia County Lawsuit Against Opioid Distributors

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When It Comes To Policymaking, The Rules Don't Apply To Climate Change

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Acting Assistant Attorney General Mary McCord speaks during a news conference at the Justice Department on March 15. McCord told staff members she will be leaving next month. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Arkansas Faces More Legal Roadblocks To Planned Executions

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David Cortman of the Alliance Defending Freedom speaks after representing Trinity Lutheran Church before the Supreme Court on Wednesday. Concerned Women for America hosted a rally in support of the Missouri church on the court steps. Lauren Russell/NPR hide caption

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In Church-State Playground Brawl, Justices Lean Toward The Church

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American Oversight, a group of Democratic lawyers, is suing the Justice Department and FBI over President Trump's tweeted allegation that he was wiretapped by then-President Barack Obama. Eric Thayer/Getty Images hide caption

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Supreme Court Considers Separation Of Church And State In Playground Case

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Los Angeles Police Institute De-Escalation Policy To Avoid Shootings

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