An execution scheduled for Thursday would be a sixth in Georgia this year — a many executions carried out by a state in a calendar year given a genocide chastisement was backed 4 decades ago.
Georgia has executed 5 people in a calendar year twice — final year and in 1987 — given a genocide chastisement was backed in 1976 . Conner would be a sixth in Georgia this year and would also be a ninth invalid put to genocide by a state given Sept. 30, a many in a 12-month duration given a genocide chastisement was reinstated.
Conner’s lawyers asked a justice to hindrance his execution and to concede a jury to establish either he is intellectually disabled, and so incompetent for execution.
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