The court ruled hours before the 9 p.m. Wednesday execution of 42-year-old Robert Gleason Jr. Gleason was sentenced to death for strangling two inmates while housed in two of the state's most secure prisons.
Gov. Bob McDonnell says he will not block next week's scheduled execution of Robert Gleason Jr., a Virginia man who strangled two other prisoners and vowed to keep killing unless he was put to death.
RecommendedRecent Facebook Activity
Only On 7
"Katie" weekdays at 4pm on ABC7 followed by Leon Harris and Alison Starling on ABC7 News at 5. Click here to find out more about "Katie!"