Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Excluded by intersectionality: Cecil Clayton

Why Missouri death-row inmate seeks last-minute clemency - CSMonitor.com: "Missouri's oldest death row inmate, scheduled to be executed Tuesday by injection for the 1996 shooting death of a sheriff's deputy, is asking the U.S. Supreme Court and the state's governor to spare his life. Attorneys for Cecil Clayton, 74, argue in last-minute appeals and a clemency request that Clayton has dementia and brain damage from a 1972 sawmill accident."