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Ala. Supreme Court won't stop execution

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - The Alabama Supreme Court won't block Thursday's scheduled lethal injection for 44-year-old Willie McNair.

The court denied a stay of execution in an order Wednesday morning.

McNair faces execution at 6 p.m. Thursday at Holman Prison for killing 68-year-old Ella Foy Riley of Abbeville on May 21, 1990.

(Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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