Death row inmates, convicted of capital murder, give a firsthand account of their crimes in this documentary series.
#2 – Living with the Consequences
Season 1 – Episode 9
Teenage drug abuser Joshua Nelson murders a friend in cold blood to steal his car, but other shocking motivations for the crime emerge at the trial.
The episode was rated from 63 votes.
#3 – The Mockingbird
Season 1 – Episode 3
Raised in an environment of drug addiction and crime, teenager Justin Dickens commits murder but disputes the prosecutor’s version of events.
The episode was rated from 97 votes.
#4 – Hunted
Season 1 – Episode 8
Robert Shafer and a friend target a same-sex couple in a robbery, but their crime spins out of control into kidnapping and double murder.
The episode was rated from 69 votes.
#5 – A Matter of Life and Death
Season 1 – Episode 10
Convicted murderer Wayne Doty admits his guilt but requests that his execution be carried out by electric chair, a method no longer used in Florida.
The episode was rated from 59 votes.
#6 – Declared Competent
Season 1 – Episode 6
No one – including David Lewis himself – disputes that he committed murder. But Lewis’ mental fitness remains in doubt despite his death sentence.
The episode was rated from 72 votes.
#7 – David Barnett
Season 2 – Episode 2
In 1996, David Barnett murdered his adoptive grandparents, stabbing them over 20 times with five different knives. His motivation for doing so remained a mystery until it was discovered that David Barnett claimed to have been subjected to years of physical and sexual abuse, not by his grandparents but by their son, his adoptive father, John Barnett.
The episode was rated from 46 votes.
#8 – Killer in the Eyes of the Law
Season 1 – Episode 2
Kenneth Foster’s death sentence is commuted just hours before his execution, but he asserts that his punishment under an unusual Texas law is unfair.
The episode was rated from 126 votes.
#9 – Intended Evil
Season 1 – Episode 5
After shooting his ex-girlfriend and her new lover, Charles Thompson is charged with manslaughter – until his ex dies due to a hospital error.
The episode was rated from 81 votes.
#10 – Brandon Hutchinson
Season 2 – Episode 9
For two murders he had carried out on New Year’s Day in 1996, Hutchinson received the ultimate punishment.
The episode was rated from 31 votes.