Court Orders

 

This section contains court orders from lethal injection litigation around the country.  The material is organized by jurisdiction and case.

 

 

ARIZONA

 

State of Arizona v. Landrigan

Supreme Court of Arizona

 

Dickens v. Brewer

United States District Court

 

ARKANSAS

 

Arkansas DOC v. Williams

Supreme Court of Arkansas

 

Nooner et al. vs. Norris et al.

Jack Jones v. Norris

Supreme Court of the United States

Don William Davis v. Norris

US District Court Eastern District of Arkansas

 

CALIFORNIA

 

Michael Angelo Morales v. Hickman

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California

Michael Morales and Mitchell Sims v. California Department of Corrections (APA Litigation)

Superior Court of Marin County

Court of Appeals of the State of California, First Appellate District

 

DELAWARE


Delaware v. Jackson (APA Litigation)

Supreme Court of the State of Delaware

Jackson v. Taylor, et al.

United States District Court

Third Circuit

 

FEDERAL


Roane v. Holder

U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia

 

FLORIDA
 

Lightbourne v. State of Florida

Fifth Judicial Circuit

Florida Supreme Court

Mark Schwab v. State of Florida

Florida Supreme Court

U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida

Clarence Edward Hill v. State of Florida

 

GEORGIA
 

Alderman v. Donald et al.

United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia

 

INDIANA
 

Timberlake, et. al. v. Buss

Federal District Court for the Southern District of Indiana

 

KENTUCKY

 

Baze et al v. Rees et al.

Circuit Court- Franklin County

Kentucky Supreme Court

United States Supreme Court

MARYLAND

Maryland Court of Appeals

Administrative Proceedings

 

MISSISSIPPI
 

Walker v. Epps

District Court, Northern District of Missouri

Fifth Circuit

 

Earl Wesley Berry v. Epps

Supreme Court of Mississippi

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi

Supreme Court of the United States

 

MISSOURI
 

Michael Anthony Taylor v. Crawford

U.S. District Court

Eighth Circuit

 

Clemons v. Crawford

Eighth Circuit

 

MONTANA
 

Montana Criminal Defense Lawyers Assoc. v. Montana

Montana Supreme Court

U.S. District Court

 

NEVADA

 

William Castillo Litigation- ACLU of Nevada v. Skolnik

Supreme Court of the State of Nevada

 

NORTH CAROLINA

 

North Carolina DOC v. North Carolina Medical Board Litigation

North Carolina Supreme Court

Conner et al. v. North Carolina Council of State

Robinson, et. al v. Beck, et. al

Willie Brown Jr.

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina

 

OHIO

 

Biros (Cooey v. Strickland)

U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio

SIxth Circuit

U.S. District Court

 

Reynolds v. Strickland

Wilson v. Strickland

Cooey, et al. v. Taft, et al.

State of Ohio v. Ruben Rivera

State District Court

 

OKLAHOMA

 

Taylor v. Jones

United States District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma

Boltz v. Jones, et al.

 

TENNESSEE

 

Harbison v. Little

U.S. District Court

Sixth Circuit

 

Review of Tennessee Execution Procedures

 

TEXAS

 

Sonnier v. Quarterman

Court of Criminal Appeals

Carlton Turner v. The State of Texas

Court of Criminal Appeals

Supreme Court of the United States

 

VIRGINIA

 

Emmett v. Johnson

US District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia

Fourth Circuit

Supreme Court of the United States

 

WASHINGTON

 

Stenson v. Vail

Thurston County Superior Court

Updated: March 29, 2010

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