USA (Tennessee): Further information on death penalty / legal concern: Robert Glen Coe
On 30 March, the Tennessee Supreme Court rescheduled Robert Glen Coe's execution for 1am local time on 5 April 2000. This was after US District Judge Trauger ruled that the state court system had given him a fair hearing to assess his mental competency for execution. She had stayed his execution 16 hours before it was due to take place on 22 March (see previous updates). Robert Coe has a history of mental illness.