The execution of Lee is due to take place at the Justice Department’s execution chamber at a federal prison in Indiana. Efforts to resume capital punishment began within a few months of Trump’s inauguration, ending a de facto moratorium that began under Barack Obama 2/3
Unless a federal court orders a delay, the U.S. Department of Justice plans to execute Daniel Lewis Lee using lethal injections for his role in the murders of three members of an Arkansas family, including an 8-year-old child, in 1996 1/3
The federal Bureau of Prisons said says a staff member involved in preparing for the first federal executions in nearly two decades has tested positive for coronavirus. The Justice Department says that won't lead to any additional delays.
Rep. Adam Schiff slams GOP for silence on Trump's Stone commutation: “Republicans won’t stand up for the rule of law, won’t stand up for the independence of the Justice Department … this was a Republican-led investigation that Roger Stone lied to.”
Voices for Justice: Fort Myers woman demands more transparency, better community relations from police department
The Justice Department has filed an emergency motion with an appeals court seeking to immediately overturn a lower court’s ruling that has halted the first federal execution in nearly two decades.
I hereby demand, and will do so officially tomorrow, that the Department of Justice look into whether or not the FBI/DOJ infiltrated or surveilled the Trump Campaign for Political Purposes - and if any such demands or requests were made by people within the Obama Administration!