The Georgia State Board of Pardons and Paroles this morning rejected a request to reconsider its decision in the case of Troy Davis, who’s scheduled to be executed at 7 p.m. tonight.
The board released a statement. In its entirety:
Parole Board Denies Request to Reconsider Davis Decision
September 21, 2011;
Atlanta, GA – The Board has received a request from the representatives of Troy Anthony Davis, requesting the Board reconsider its decision to deny clemency to Davis. The Board has denied the request to reconsider its decision of September 20, 2011, denying clemency to Davis.
You can read the board’s earlier statements here.