Okla. Execution Delayed for 180 Days


charles-warnerA botched execution has given an Oklahoma death row inmate an extra 180 days to live. Convicted murderer Charles Warner is now scheduled to be executed on November 13 after a 180-day stay was issued by the state’s Court of Criminal Appeals in order for an investigation to be completed into the execution of Clayton Lockett, who died of a heart attack last week.

Warner was initially supposed to be executed by lethal injection on April 29, the same day as Lockett, but his execution was delayed following the mishap with Lockett. Read more at News OK.

{Andy Heller-Matzav.com Newscenter}


  1. Can’t understand what is wrong with a firing squad.

    However circumstancial evidence and pleas in exchange of testifying against someone else have no place in a legal system, much less when the life of a man is at stake.