TheSupreme Courton Friday blocked theTrumpadministration from resumingfederal executionsin an attempt to put to death four convicted murderers. The executions were slated to begin next week.
The justices upheld a lower court ruling last month after inmates claimed executions by lethal injection would violate federal law.
US District Judge Tanya Chutkan in Washington, D.C., had imposed a temporary injunction on executions, saying they would conflict with federal law. That ruling was upheld Monday by a three-judge federal appeals court.
(CNN)Azerbaijan and Armenia agreed to a "humanitarian ceasefire" in the conflict over the contested enclave of Nagorno Karabakh on Saturday -- one week after truce brokered by Russia fell apart, according to a statement from the foreign ministries of both countries.The new agreement -- set to start at midnight local time (4 p.m. ET Saturday)…