Attorney: Inmate Upbeat Despite Looming ExecutionJeffrey Ferguson is scheduled to die at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday for the 1989 death of a 17-year-old St. Charles County girl.
Missouri Executes Man for Jeweler's 1991 Death Herbert Smulls was executed by a lethal injection
Supreme Court Lifts Stay, State Proceeds with ExecutionThe court's ruling, however, left Missouri less than three hours to meet an 11:59 p.m. deadline to execute Herbert Smulls at the state prison in Bonne Terre.
Scheduled Missouri Execution Temporarily StayedThe U.S. Supreme Court is expected to rule Wednesday on two petitions regarding Missouri death row inmate Herbert Smulls, the Missouri Attorney General's office said.
Temporary Stay of Execution Ordered by U.S. Supreme CourtThe U.S. Supreme Court granted a temporary stay of execution for Missouri death row inmate Herbert Smulls on Tuesday night.
Efforts Continue to Spare condemned Missouri Inmate Herbert SmullsAttorneys for Herbert Smulls expressed concerns Monday about Missouri's execution drug, even as the state prepares for its third execution since November.
Attorney For Smulls Seeks Stay Over Drug ConcernsThe attorney for Missouri death row inmate Herbert Smulls has asked a federal court for a 60-day stay of execution.