The Huffington Post has found that key evidence was omitted from the prosecutor’s report in the case of Darren Rainey, the man essentially scalded to death when Miami prison guards left him in a hot shower. Supreme Court rules that Texas can no longer consult texts like Of Mice and Men when assessing the mental competency of people the state wants to execute. Meanwhile, the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Kansas has been accused of spying on on more than 700 criminal defense lawyers as they visited their clients in prison.

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