[JURIST] A judge for the US District Court for the Southern District of Florida [official website] on Saturday granted a stay of execution for death row inmate John Errol Ferguson in order to hear arguments on his habeus corpus petition on Friday. Ferguson was found guilty [AP report] of killing eight people in 1977 and two in 1978. In September, Florida Governor Rick Scott [official website] signed a death warrant [text] for Ferguson, setting his execution date for last Tuesday....

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