>Users:   login   |  register       > email     > people    

After Death-Penalty Ruling, Legal Experts Wait On Florida’s Next Move
By wuft.org- Alexia Fernandez
Published: 01/15/2016

After the Supreme Court’s ruling on Tuesday that says Florida’s death-penalty laws is unconstitutional, legal experts are left with more questions than answers as to what happens next with the state’s 390 inmates on death row, including the two men sentenced to die within the next two months.

“Sometimes it feels like we’re dealing in philosophy than actual law,” said Teresa Reid, master legal skills lecturer at the University of Florida’s Levin College of Law.

Following the court’s decision, the attorney for one of the two, Michael Ray Lambrix, asked the Florida Supreme Court for an appeal. Lambrix’s execution is set for Feb. 11.

Read More.


No comments have been posted for this article.

Login to let us know what you think

User Name:   


Forgot password?

correctsource logo

Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of The Corrections Connection User Agreement
The Corrections Connection ©. Copyright 1996 - 2018 © . All Rights Reserved | 15 Mill Wharf Plaza Scituate Mass. 02066 (617) 471 4445 Fax: (617) 608 9015