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Lethal Injection Drug

Inmate Execution Halted Over Challenge Of Lethal Injection Drug

AP | JIM SALTER and JIM SUHR | Posted 07.21.2014 | Crime

BONNE TERRE, Mo. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday halted the execution of a Missouri inmate with a rare medical condition who challenged t...

States Consider Bringing Back Firing Squads, Electrocutions

AP | JIM SALTER | Posted 01.28.2014 | Politics

ST. LOUIS (AP) — With lethal-injection drugs in short supply and new questions looming about their effectiveness, lawmakers in some death penalty st...

Key Lethal Injection Drug Ceases Production

AP | ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The sole U.S. manufacturer of a key lethal injection drug said Friday it is ending production because of death-penalty oppositi...