All posts tagged "Lethal Injection"
Florida Will Execute a White Man for Killing a Black Man for the First Time
Florida has executed a number of black men convicted of killing white victims.
Arkansas Can’t Find Enough Witnesses for Upcoming Executions
Eight executions are scheduled over 10 days in April.
Is the U.S. Slowly Phasing Out Capital Punishment?
In 2016, the U.S. saw a record decline in death penalty use and public support.
Death Is Different: Restricting the Sale of Lethal Injection Drugs
Should companies make it harder for states to buy execution drugs?
Pfizer Prohibits Use of its Drugs for Executions
It's the last major company to do so.
This Process May Stop the Government From Executing Dzhokhar Tsarnaev
Convicted Boston bomber Dzhokar Tsarnaev may not see his lethal injection for decades.
Death by Firing Squad Now Legal in Utah
Death row prisoners in Utah can now be executed by firing squad if lethal injection drugs are unavailable.
Utah May Bring Back the Firing Squad
Utah legislators are debating bringing back the firing squad instead of lethal injection in death penalty cases.
It’s Time To Bring Back The Firing Squad
In the United States, it's getting harder and harder to kill people. Recently a federal judge suggested a...
Cruel and Unusual: California Death Penalty Delays
A federal judge ruled last week that California’s death penalty system is unconstitutional because it violates the Eighth...
Lethal Injection Crisis in America: How States Are Solving the Problem
Due to lethal injection crisis in America--the dwindling access to typical lethal injection drugs-- states across the nation...
Is the US Done With the Death Penalty?
The United States will be able to report a lower number of executions in 2013. Thirty-nine people were...