Yesterday the Court denied an application by Texas death row inmate Marvin Wilson to stay his execution on the ground that he was mentally impaired; Wilson was executed a few hours later.  Coverage comes from Terry Baynes and Jonathan Stempel of Reuters, the Associated Press (via CBS News), Kent Scheidegger of Crime and Consequences, Michael Graczyk of the Huffington Post, and Eyder Peralta of NPR.

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Recommended Citation: Conor McEvily, Wednesday round-up, SCOTUSblog (Aug. 8, 2012, 9:09 AM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2012/08/wednesday-round-up-146/