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Johnny Robinson's Appeals to Live

"Man Executed for 1985 Crime"

Feb. 5, 2004
By Justin Hemlepp

STARKE, Fla. - As the sun’s final rays sank slowly behind Florida State Prison in Starke on Wednesday, the State of Florida administered the death sentence to Johnny L. Robinson, one of two men convicted of the 1985 murder, kidnapping, rape and robbery of Beverly St. George...Read more

"Convict Set for Lethal Injection"

Feb. 4, 2004
By Justin Hemlepp

“Just like the movies,” Robinson is awaiting the last-minute word from both the U.S. Supreme Court and the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to halt the pending execution...Read more

Note: Stephen Alexander was an assistant State Attorney in Florida's 7th Judicial Circuit during Johnny Robinson’s original murder trial. Due to both an error in my reporting and an editing error, this article states otherwise.











Contact: jhemlepp@ufl.edu - Last updated: 12:37 AM 3/16/2004
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