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Stay Of Execution Upheld
10/4/2012
 
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The State Supreme Court has upheld a stay of execution for a Pennsylvania death row inmate. Terrance Williams was scheduled to be executed by lethal injection at Rockview State Prison on Wednesday.  A Philadelphia Judge had stopped his execution last week based on evidence that the two men Williams killed 30 years ago had sexually abused him.  Prosecutors at his trial had kept that evidence from the jury.

  
 
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