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Tennessee man gets electric chair for killing fellow inmate

By TRAVIS LOLLER Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A Tennessee inmate has become the fifth person executed in the state's electric chair in a span...

News 12 Then: Harold Wayne Nichols testifies in 1990

Watch our story from 1990 when Harold Wayne Nichols took the stand

Tennessee sets execution date for Harold Wayne Nichols

NASHVILLE (WDEF) - The Tennessee Supreme Court today set two execution dates, including a notorious murder case from Chattanooga. Harold Wayne Nichols is now scheduled...

Tennessee inmates ask court to stop execution scheduling

Attorney General Herbert Slatery is seeking to set dates for the nine men to die.

The Latest: Vigils planned for Tennessee death row inmate

Edmund Zagorski is scheduled to be executed at chair 8 p.m.

Tennessee death row inmate is running out of legal options

Edmund Zagorski was scheduled to be executed last week.

Filing: Doctor says executed inmate felt ‘excruciating’ pain

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A doctor says in a lawsuit challenging Tennessee's three-drug lethal injection protocol that a man executed last month experienced "torturous effects."

Tennessee’s First Execution Since 2009 Handled Professionally, Officials Say

Gov. Bill Haslam says corrections officials have told him Tennessee's first execution since 2009 was handled in a "very professional manner." Haslam told reporters Tuesday...

Lawyers ask US Supreme Court to stay Tennessee execution

Billy Ray Irick killed a 7 year old girl in Knoxville in 1985.
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