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Stay of Execution Denied for Chadwick Banks

Mug Shot Chadwick Banks
Posted at 3:19 AM, Oct 31, 2014
and last updated 2014-10-31 03:19:00-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) -- The Florida Supreme Court has denied a death row inmate's request for stay of execution.

Chadwick Banks was convicted of murdering his wife, then raping and killing his stepdaughter at their Gadsden County home in 1992.

The Florida Supreme Court ruled banks did not show "substantial grounds" for relief required for a stay.

He is scheduled to be executed by lethal injection on November 13.