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The Supreme Court on Tuesday denied an appeal by Teresa Lewis to halt her execution in the state of Virginia. The execution is scheduled for Thursday night.
Lewis pleaded guilty to her role in the 2002 slayings of her husband and stepson ...
The Christian Science Monitor
The death sentence has prompted appeals from the EU and accusations of double-standards from Iran's president. Richmond, Virginia The state of Virginia was moving forward Thursday with its first execution of a woman in nearly a century amid appeals...
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Teresa Lewis is scheduled to die today by lethal injection for the murders of her husband and stepson. The 41-year-old was convicted of plotting with two gunmen over the killings...Lewis pleaded guilty but her legal team questioned her competence...
Barring a last-minute reprieve from the US Supreme Court, 41-year-old Teresa Lewis will on Thursday become the first woman to be executed by the state of Virginia in almost 100 years. Abolitionists paint Lewis as a classic example of why capital...
The end is near for a mentally impaired Virginia grandmother sentenced to death for the 2002 slaying of her husband and stepson. Teresa Lewis would be the first woman executed in the U.S. since 2005, and the first in Virginia since 1912, if her death...
United Press International
Teresa Lewis, who arranged the killing of her husband and stepson, moved closer to the Virginia execution chamber Tuesday when the Supreme Court refused a stay. If she dies by lethal injection Thursday night, Lewis would be the first woman executed...