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The 49 men Missouri has executed since 2000

The 49 men Missouri has executed since 2000

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Since 2000, Missouri has executed 49 men. Here are the details of the crimes that sent these men to the execution chamber. Descriptions of their crimes have been taken from court records, police reports or news reports.

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Barring a last minute reprieve by Gov. Eric Greitens or the U.S. Supreme Court, Marcellus Williams will be executed on Tuesday. Had he received a fair trial, jurors almost certainly would have found enough reasonable doubt not to return a verdict that would trigger capital punishment. Because substantial reasonable doubt remains, Williams deserves to be spared death. His victim, our former colleague, would have wanted it that way.

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