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Lethal Injection

Lethal Injection
July 24, 2014

Arizona inmate takes two hours to die in botched execution using experimental two-drug cocktail

The state of Arizona has taken one hour and 57 minutes to kill a prisoner…
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Lethal Injection
April 30, 2014

Botched execution in Oklahoma leaves prisoner ‘writhing in agony’

A botched execution in Oklahoma last night, which left prisoner Clayton Lockett ‘writhing in agony’,…
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Lethal Injection
February 26, 2014

Pharma firms must put in place execution drug controls as US states push ahead with new ‘cocktail’

Two pharmaceutical companies, one of which describes itself as “one of the biggest…in the UK,”…
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Lethal Injection
January 16, 2014

US prisons stockpiling medicines for executions while hospitals face shortages

Prisons in the US are sitting on large stockpiles of life-saving medicines, which they plan…
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