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Supreme Court Delays The Execution Of Death Row Inmate Who Wanted Pastor With Him

Enlarge this image This undated photo provided by The Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows John Henry Ramirez. Ramirez was convicted for killing a convenience store worker more than 17 years ago in a robbery that garnered $1.25. AP AP HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A Texas death row inmate won a reprieve Wednesday evening from execution for killing a convenience store worker during a 2004 robbery that garnered $1.25 after claiming the state was violating his religious freedom by not letting his pastor lay hands on him at the time of his lethal injection. The U.S. Supreme Court blocked John …

 

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