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17 MINS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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Arizona death penalty unresolved after Supreme Court ruling

The justices voted 5-4 on Monday in a case from Oklahoma that the sedative midazolam can be used in executions without violating the constitutional prohibition on cruel and unusual punishment. In November, a judge put on hold a lawsuit challenging the secrecy of execution protocols in Arizona pending the investigation of Wood's death. Once executions do resume, the state has ...

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1 HOUR AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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Arizona death penalty unresolved after SCOTUS ruling

[...] executions are already on hold in Arizona pending the outcome of a legal battle regarding the secrecy of drugs used in lethal injections. Justices voted on Monday in a case from Oklahoma that the sedative midazolam can be used in executions without violating the constitutional prohibition on cruel and unusual punishment.

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2 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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Supreme Court allows use of challenged drug for executions

WASHINGTON — Trading sharp words, a deeply divided Supreme Court upheld the use of a controversial drug in lethal-injection executions Monday, even as two dissenting justices said for the first time they think it’s “highly likely” the death penalty itself is unconstitutional. The justices voted 5-4 in a case from Oklahoma that the sedative midazolam can be used in executions ...

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2 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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Supreme Court upholds use of controversial execution drug

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trading sharp words, a deeply divided Supreme Court upheld the use of a controversial drug in lethal-injection executions Monday, even as two dissenting justices said for the first time they think it's "highly likely" the death penalty itself is unconstitutional. On their last day together until the fall, the justices voted 5-4 in a case from Oklahoma ...

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3 HOURS AGO - Yahoo! News

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Divided U.S. Supreme Court upholds Oklahoma lethal injection process

By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Supreme Court on Monday found that a lethal injection drug used by Oklahoma does not violate the U.S. Constitution's ban on cruel and unusual punishment, a ruling that provoked a caustic debate among the justices about the death penalty in America. The 5-4 ruling, with the court's five conservatives in the majority, prompted ...

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