Ralph Baze Receives Death Sentence

Kentucky will have its first execution since 1999.

Governor Ernie Fletcher signed the death warrant for Ralph Baze.

The eastern Kentucky man is convicted of murdering a sheriff and his deputy.

Baze will receive a lethal injection on Sept. 25, 2007.

Baze's lawyer has asked for a stay of execution.


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