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Supreme Court rules executions can proceed

by Nolan Clay Modified: April 23, 2014 at 7:46 pm •  Published: April 23, 2014
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The Oklahoma Supreme Court Wednesday evening ruled two convicted murderers’ executions can go forward.

Justices voted 5-4 Monday to halt the executions. They voted unanimously Wednesday to dissolve that stay.

Clayton Derrell Lockett and Charles Frederick Warner are now scheduled to be put to death by lethal injection Tuesday.

Check NewsOK for more updates on this story.

by Nolan Clay
Sr. Reporter
Nolan Clay was born in Oklahoma and has worked as a reporter for The Oklahoman since 1985. He covered the Oklahoma City bombing trials and witnessed bomber Tim McVeigh's execution. His investigative reports have brought down public officials,...
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