Warren Hill was executed by the state of Georgia on January 27, 2015, despite a diagnosis of intellectual disabilities and the protests of Episcopal Bishops, for the murder of a fellow inmate.
Georgia is the only state which requires that evidence of intellectual disability be proved beyond a reasonable doubt; Hill’s diagnosis would likely have been upheld in every other state, according to media reports and an editorial in the New York Times.
The Rt. Rev. Robert C. Wright wrote a letter asking the […]