States Swap One Drug For Another, And Botched Executions Follow
By Greg Allen • May 5, 2014
Originally published on May 5, 2014 3:35 pm
Oklahoma's botched execution of Clayton Lockett is prompting other states to question their use of the drug midazolam in lethal injections. The Lockett execution is fueling new calls to re-examine how states put inmates to death.