- Drug firms argue against $1.2B Arkansas judgment Updated: Feb-27-14 2:40 pm
- Arkansas inmate asks for new death penalty hearing Updated: Feb-20-14 5:26 pm
- Arkansas judge grants request to block executions Updated: Feb-14-14 5:20 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - A lawyer for two pharmaceutical companies argued Thursday that the Arkansas Supreme Court should reverse a $1.2 billion judgment because the trial judge improperly applied a law in the state's lawsuit over improper marketing of the antipsychotic drug Risperdal.
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - A man sentenced to death for a 1993 killing at a Little Rock laundry asked the Arkansas Supreme Court on Thursday to order a new sentencing hearing on grounds the jury didn't consider evidence that he had a troubled childhood.
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - A group of death row inmates won a court judgment Friday that temporarily blocks executions in Arkansas and says the state Legislature gave too much authority to the Correction Department when it designated the agency director as the person who picks the drug for lethal injections.