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Federal appeals court grants delay to consider request to block Arkansas inmate's execution

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)
LITTLE ROCK (AP) -

According to the Associated Press, the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals in St. Louis has granted a delay until 8:15 p.m. Central time to consider a request to block Arkansas inmate's execution.

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