Court skeptical of IQ tests alone in deciding that inmate is mentally able and can be executed

  • by: MARK SHERMAN , Associated Press
  • Updated: March 3, 2014 - 2:15 PM

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court indicated Monday that states should look beyond an intelligence test score in borderline cases of mental disability to determine whether a death row inmate is eligible to be executed.

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