Related Program: Ozarks At Large State Focuses on Next Executions By Karen Tricot Steward • Apr 19, 2017 Related Program: Ozarks At Large TweetShareGoogle+Email Listen Listening... / 1:27 State officials say they are preparing for the executions set for Thursday night after two executions on Monday were halted. Tags: Death penaltyTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Legal Challenges Prevent Executions By Michael Hibblen • Apr 18, 2017 Five executions are still scheduled to take place this month in Arkansas after the first two scheduled executions were not carried out yesterday. Advocating for the End of the Death Penalty By Kyle Kellams • Oct 25, 2016 courtesy photo / via University of Arkansas Media Relations Marty Stroud is a death penalty abolitionist. Last week he was the keynote speaker for a symposium at the University of Arkansas School of Law dedicated to the death penalty. Before his address, he visited us at the Carver Center for Public Radio.