Probation Board Says "No" to Condemned Inmate

A condemned prison inmate who does not want to die in prison apparently will, but not by lethal injection.  Prisoner Brian Kinder has been under the death sentence for 15 years for raping a woman and beating her to death with a pipe in 19-90.  He says his...

Accused Killer Fights Extradition to Illinois

A man accused of killing his wife and three children near Chicago has decided to fight extradition to Illinois and will remain in Missouri until at least the end of July. Attorney David Waltrip represents Christopher Vaughn in the extradition proceedings filed to move...

Nixon Calls on Supreme Court to Set Execution Dates

In the wake of a ruling by the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals vacating a federal judge’s stay of executions in Missouri, Attorney General Jay Nixon (D-MO) is moving forward with efforts to have several convicted killers executed. He’s filed motions with the...