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Georgia Prisoner Who Defenders Say is Mentally Retarded Scheduled to Face Execution Today

(CNN) -- Warren Lee Hill, whose defenders say he is mentally disabled, is scheduled to die by lethal injection Tuesday for the 1990 killing of Joseph Handspike.

Handspike was another inmate in a Georgia state prison.

Hill was convicted of beating Handspike to death with a nail-studded board while already serving a life sentence in the 1985 killing

  • Written by The Atlanta Daily World
  • Category: Atlanta