Mickens v. Taylor

A Virginia jury convicted Walter Mickens, Jr., of the premeditated murder of Timothy Hall during or following the... Continued

Lockyer v. Andrade

Leandro Andrade was found guilty of two felony counts of petty theft with a prior conviction after he stole... Continued

Beard v. Banks

In 1982, George Banks was sentenced to death in Pennsylvania for the murder of 13 people. After the Pennsylvania... Continued

Brown v. Payton

A California court sentenced William Payton to death for murder and attempted murder. Payton appealed and alleged the... Continued

Florida v. Nixon

A Florida court convicted Joe Elton Nixon of murder and sentenced him to death. During the trial Nixon's lawyer told... Continued