States Consider Lethal Injection Alternatives


(06/11/2014)
As the result of the botched lethal injection execution of Oklahoma inmate Clayton Lockett in April 2014, as well as a nationwide shortage of lethal injection drugs, some of the 32 states that practice capital punishment now are examining alternative methods.

Ohio Changing Lethal Injection Execution Methods


(09/18/2013)
Ohio is planning to address and restructure its current prisoner execution method, according to a recent court filing.
 

Ky. Corrections Officials Mull Execution Drug

By Helen Christophi
(02/05/2011)
Corrections administrators and state officials in Kentucky are reviewing options for a replacement drug for lethal injection cases.