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Pakistan Set to Execute Mentally Unfit Man

A legal charity in Pakistan is pressing authorities to halt the imminent execution of a mentally ill death row prisoner, saying medical experts have already declared him an “insane” person. Imdad Ali, 50, was sentenced to death in 2002 for murdering a religious teacher and the country's Supreme Court recently upheld his conviction. Officials in a jail in Pakistan's largest province of Punjab have received orders to carry out the execution at...

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