This week, California officials granted media rare access into San Quentin’s death row unit where more than 700 inmates are housed, and an $853,000 death chamber sits unused. For nearly a decade, debates over capitol punishment have paused executions at the prison, which has the largest number of death row inmates in the country.
The year 1985 will be one that Anthony Ray Hinton will never forget. It was the year that he was convicted of a double murder and sent to his death-bed as a 28-year-old man.
In the early hours of Sunday morning, notorious Hip-Hop exec and Death Row Records co-founder Suge Knight shot in a West Hollywood nightclub at a pre-MTV VMAs party that Chris Brown was co-hosting. As details emerge, it has become clearly that the night in question was full of f-ckery and that Suge just might be bulletproof.
The state of Louisiana must have sparked a chain reaction in the prison system following Lil Boosie’s release.
Tupac “2Pac” Shakur was just as known for his acting chops along with his celebrated rap career, and showed range in classic films such as Juice and Poetic Justice. But according to an industry insider, 2Pac was pegged to read for a part in one of Hollywood’s most beloved franchises in George Lucas’ Stars Wars […]
In a case over a decade old, a Staten Island inmate was sentenced to die yesterday (July 24) by a federal jury in Brooklyn after an earlier death conviction was overturned. Ronell Wilson, 31, exhibited little remorse for the execution-style murder of two undercover police officers in 2003 thus landing him back on death row.