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Maryland's Death Row

Current Death Row | MD Inmates Executed (Since 1978) | MD Inmates Removed from Death Row (Since 1978) | Specific Case Information

Current Death Row

Name

Date of Sentence

Race of Defendant

Race of Victim(s)

Jurisdiction

Vernon Evans

5/15/1984

Black

2 White

Baltimore Co.

Anthony Grandison

6/6/1984

Black

2 White

Baltimore Co.

John Booth

1984

Black

2 White

Baltimore City

Heath Burch

4/10/1996

Black

White

Prince George's Co.

Jody Miles

3/1998

White

White

Wicomico Co.

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MD Inmates Executed (Since 1978)

Name

Date of Execution

Race of Defendant

Race of Victim(s)

Jurisdiction

John Thanos

5/17/1994

White

White

Baltimore Co.

F. Gregory Hunt

7/2/1997

Black

White

Baltimore City

Tyrone Gilliam

11/16/1998

Black

White

Baltimore Co.

Steven Oken

6/17/2004

White

White

Baltimore Co.

Wesley Baker

12/5/2005

Black

White

Baltimore Co.

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MD Inmates Removed from Death Row (Since 1978)

Name

Date of/Reason for Removal

Race of Defendant

Race of Victim(s)

Jurisdiction

Kirk Bloodsworth

1993, innocence proven by DNA testing and pardoned by Governor Schaefer

White

White

Baltimore Co.

Eugene Colvin-el

2000, sentence was commuted to life in prison

Black

White

Baltimore Co.

Wallace Ball

2001, verdict overturned on direct appeal

White

White

Baltimore Co.

Jean Clermont

2000, sentence overturned

Black

Black

Prince George's Co.

Eugene Winder

2000, verdict overturned on direct appeal

Black

Black

Wicomico Co.

Courtney Bryant

2003, sentence overturned by MD Court of Appeals; resentenced to LWOP

Black

White

Baltimore Co.

Kevin Wiggins

2003, sentence overturned by US Supreme Court; resentenced to life in prison

Black

White

Baltimore Co.

John Miller IV

2004, sentenced overturned by MD Court of Appeals

White

White

Baltimore Co.

Kenneth Collins

2004, sentence overturned by Somerset County Court; resentenced to life in prison

Black

White

Baltimore Co.

Jamaal Abeokuto

2005, sentence overturned by MD Court of Appeals

Black

Black

Harford Co.

Lawrence Borchardt

Deceased (not via execution), March 2007

White

2 White

Baltimore Co.

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