Summary: Alabama death row inmate who was awaiting execution for 21 years for strangling four people, but who was challenging Alabama's method of lethal injection on the grounds that his cancer medication would counteract with the lethal injection drugs and inflict unnecessary pain, just less than a week after the U.S. Supreme Court approved the most widely used method of lethal injection prompting states to move forward with executions after a nearly seven-month halt.
Cause of Death: Pancreatic cancer
Born: June 17, 1954
Died: April 22, 2008
Location: Atmore, Alabama