Make death convictions certain (editorial)
Published: Wednesday, October 05, 2011, 9:35 AM Updated: Wednesday, October 05, 2011, 9:48 AM
By John Peck, The Huntsville Times The Huntsville Times
HUNTSVILLE, Alabama _ Should a condemned inmate be put to death even if his lawyers failed to meet a filing deadline for an appeal?
That's something the U.S. Supreme Court will decide in the case of misdirected paperwork for Alabama death row inmate Cory Maples.