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Supreme Court stays execution of Texas inmate

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The U.S. Supreme Court issued a dramatic 11th-hour stay of execution Thursday night for Texas death row inmate Duane Buck, reports NBC’s Pete Williams. Meanwhile, advocacy groups are now trying to halt another execution set for Wednesday in Georgia.Sep.16.2011

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