Welcome to the Prison Talk Online Community! Take a Minute and Sign Up Today!

Go Back   Prison Talk > CAPITAL PUNISHMENT > Execution Watch
Register Entertainment FAQ Calendar Mark Forums Read

Execution Watch This forum is to post upcoming scheduled executions, stays, etc.

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-03-2016, 08:31 PM
jadah jadah is offline

PTO Moderator 


Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Mississippi,USA
Posts: 2,406
Thanks: 3,416
Thanked 3,607 Times in 1,361 Posts
Default A Stay for Tommy Arthur

Two hours after execution of Tommy Arthur was scheduled to begin, Alabama waits for U.S. Supreme Court to consider appeals for a stay.
At request of U.S. Supreme Court, Alabama has delayed execution of Tommy Arthur by two hours...

Link to Full Article:
"One of the casualties of [prison life] is the numbness of the heart"- Man on Fire

There is no question that in virtually all circumstances in which people are doing things in order to get rewards, extrinsic tangible rewards undermine intrinsic motivation." the New Scientist (12th April 2011, pp 40-43)

" Every life you touch, every fear or pain you ease, every loved ones' heart that you ease the burden from is the reason you are here."

Last edited by jadah; 11-03-2016 at 08:41 PM..
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old 11-03-2016, 08:47 PM
Firebrand's Avatar
Firebrand Firebrand is offline
The Cowtown Moderator

PTO Moderator 


Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Dallas, TX
Posts: 2,221
Thanks: 1,983
Thanked 5,062 Times in 1,280 Posts

That's gotta be the most un-nerving situation a person who is in prison could ever face....to be within a few hours of death with the hope that it won't happen and yet not knowing. That's a hard way to live and an even harder way to have to go out in the event the stay is not granted.
We're All In This Together
Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Tommy Arthur - AL - 2-19-2015 Stayed michelle1234 Execution Watch 1 02-18-2015 03:51 PM
AL: Tommy Arthur - Keeping evidence safe whisky 23 Death Row & Capital Punishment Discussions 1 08-23-2008 05:22 AM
Tommy Arthur - AL - 31 July 2008 - Executed jules513 Execution Watch 4 07-13-2008 04:51 PM
Please send a letter to the GOV supporting DNA for Tommy Arthur.(ALA) Lesliezack Death Row - What you need to know! 2 01-07-2008 04:42 AM

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 03:25 PM.
Copyright © 2001- 2017 Prison Talk Online
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Website Design & Custom vBulletin Skins by: Relivo Media
Message Board Statistics