Karu Gene White

Kentucky death row inmates spend years waiting for executions that aren’t coming

BY: - January 24, 2024

Across the country, few people have been on death row longer than Karu Gene White. White was 20 years old when he was convicted of taking part in the brutal murders of three elderly Breathitt County shopkeepers in February 1979. The following year, he was sentenced to death by execution. Today, nearly 44 years later, […]