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Supreme Court halts execution after attorneys question racial bias

The U.S. Supreme Court late Tuesday stayed the execution of a Georgia inmate who has been on death row for a quarter-century, halting the lethal injection after his attorneys raised questions of racial bias in the case. Keith Leroy Tharpe was sentenced to death in 1991 for killing Jaquelin Freeman, his sister-in-law. Tharpe's wife left him ...