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Lethal injection is the practice of injecting one or more drugs into a person for the express .... The specific lethal injection procedures, including the drug or drugs used, are a state secret and ...

State by State Lethal Injection | Death Penalty Information Center

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Until 2009, most states used a 3-drug combination for lethal injections: an anesthetic (usually sodium thiopental, until pentobarbital was introduced at the end of ...

Inside the Chamber - How Lethal Injection Works | HowStuffWorks

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Inside the Chamber - Lethal injection is not a light topic, but it's the subject of much debate. Find out about the various procedures.

Lethal Injection Drug Shortage - The Council of State Governments

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A nationwide shortage of sodium thiopental, an anesthetic that is part of the three -drug cocktail used in lethal injections, has thrown capital punishment in the ...

Death Penalty Focus : Lethal Injection

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Lethal injection is the practice of killing a person using a lethal dose of drugs ... Physicians in Nazi Germany initially used lethal injection in the course of the Nazi  ...

I Just Took the Controversial Drug Used for the Death Penalty ...

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Jun 30, 2015 ... The Supreme Court says midazolam works fine for lethal injections. ... the lethal injection case, Justice Sonia Sotomayor called it "the chemical ...

Death and Medicine: Why Lethal Injection Is Getting Harder

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Jun 30, 2015 ... A controversial drug used in lethal injections will not be banned for use in the death penalty in the United States. A Supreme Court decision ...

The End of the Open Market for Lethal-Injection Drugs - The New ...

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May 21, 2016 ... Lincoln Caplan on Pfizer's decision to place restrictions on drugs used in lethal injections.

Pfizer Blocks the Use of Its Drugs in Executions - The New York Times

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May 13, 2016 ... The death chamber of the lethal-injection center at San Quentin State ... products to ensure that none are used in lethal injections, a step that closes off ... to obtain lethal chemicals have mired many states in court challenges.

Texas is about to run out of lethal injection drugs - The Washington ...

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Mar 10, 2015 ... Lethal injections in Texas are carried out using a fatal dose of pentobarbital, a barbiturate that has been used in the majority of the country's ...

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Lethal Injection | Death Penalty Information Center

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I assumed that our decision would bring the debate about lethal injection as a ... The question whether a similar three-drug protocol may be used in other States ...

How Do You Confuse Two Lethal Injection Drugs? We Asked a ...

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Oct 9, 2015 ... He walked us through the effects of all the chemicals used in a lethal injection, the questions about midazolam, and what the difference ...

The Drugs Used In Execution By Lethal Injection - Forbes

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May 1, 2014 ... ... on Tuesday night, here's a primer on the drugs used for lethal injection. ... They work by blocking the chemical signals from the brain and ...