States Consider Lethal Injection Alternatives

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

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
Corrections administrators and state officials in Kentucky are reviewing options for a replacement drug for lethal injection cases.