Bucklew is set to die by injection at 12:01 a.m. May 21 for killing a man in Cape Girardeau County in 1996.
A new research program at Saint Louis University’s law school will analyze administration of the death penalty in Missouri over the past 25 years.
Twenty-five years after a 17-year old Saint Charles girl was brutally murdered, her killer is scheduled to be executed.
Jeffrey Ferguson is scheduled to die at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday for the 1989 death of a 17-year-old St. Charles County girl.
This Wednesday will be Missouri’s fifth execution in five months, which could be a record for the year.
Concerns over Missouri’s execution process has one legislator looking for change.
Sen. Dan Brown is proposing legislation intended that would limit extensions for appeals in cases involving kidnapping and murder.
Despite more controversy ahead of time, Missouri put another convicted killer to death overnight.
The execution of Missouri Death row inmate Michael Taylor is still set to take place at one minute after midnight after a U.S. district judge refused to stop the execution based on Taylor’s claims it would be painful.
Attorneys for Missouri death row inmate Michael Taylor continue the effort to spare his life, even as a federal judge has turned down some of his requests for a stay of execution.