ON TIA: SCOTUS issues stay of execution for death row inmate;

ON TIA: SCOTUS issues stay of execution for death row inmate;

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - The United State Supreme Court has issued a stay of execution for death row inmate Tommy Arthur. Arthur was convicted for the 1982 murder-for-hire of Muscle Shoals businessman Troy Wicker. His execution has been delayed multiple times.

Coming up on Today in Alabama, details on the stay and what this means going forward.

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The drought continues to wreak havoc across Alabama. Its effects being felt on many levels. Dry ground is causing some water mains to shift and break, keeping repair crews busy, especially in Montgomery. Hear what Montgomery Water Works officials say is causing those pipes to break and how much this is costing the city coming up at 6 a.m.

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