A Montgomery County jury delivered two death sentences to a King of Prussia man who was convicted of murdering a ten month old girl and her grandmother during what prosecutors say was a kidnapping gone bad.
A Sudanese woman who refused to recant her Christian faith in the face of a death sentence is heading to the United States.
The judge has ruled that there will be a new sentencing hearing, something district attorney Williams is opposed to.
Judge May Rule On Scheduled Execution Of Philadelphia Man Who Claims His Victims Sexually Abused Him
A judge may rule Friday on a motion to stay the scheduled Oct. 3 execution of a Philadelphia man who now claims his victims had sexually abused him.
“This was just a judgment call on my part,” Governor Jack Markell said Wednesday during a visit to Philadelphia.
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence of a Bucks County man for killing a police officer and wounding two others in a hospital emergency room five years ago.