Susan SanfordEarlier today Ohio prison officials executed a death row inmate with an injection of a single drug, rather than the three-chemical intravenous series that has been used throughout the U.S. since lethal injection came to prominence in the 1970s.Five years ago RFT staff write ... More >>
Recent lawsuits puncture the veil of secrecy surrounding lethal injection
Legal challenges shed light on Missouri's lethal-injection protocols
Lethal injection looks painless and peaceful. On Missouri's death row, appearances can be deceiving.