Tag archive for ‘lethal injection’
By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Dutch government panel rules euthanasia doctor ‘acted in good faith’ when he murdered woman with dementia

A Dutch doctor who¬†euthanized an elderly woman with dementia “acted in good faith,” according to an euthanasia oversight panel, preventing the doctor from being prosecuted. This particular case was More...

By Zach Jones On Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

Supreme Court affirms right to use drug midazolam in lethal injection executions

The Supreme Court has affirmed¬†the use of a drug that has been implicated in several botched lethal executions, which has now fueled renewed pressure on California to review the use of lethal injections. The justices More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Monday, February 2nd, 2015

Low IQ can’t save Robert Ladd, executed for 1996 Vicki Garner murder

A Texas man convicted of killing a 38-year-old woman nearly two decades ago while he was on parole for a triple slaying years earlier was executed after appeals failed again. Robert Ladd, 57, received a lethal injection More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, February 3rd, 2014

Cop killer in Texas, Edgar Tamayo, given a heroes burial in Mexico

The man who murdered police officer Guy Gaddis twenty years ago was finally put to death in Texas by lethal injection. Edgar Tamayo Back in Mexico, at the man’s burial, thousands turned out to mourn Edgar More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

Oklahoma man, Ronald Lott, executed for rape and murder of Anna Fowler, Zelma Cutler in the 1980s

An Oklahoma man was executed Tuesday for the convicted murder and rape of two elderly women in the late 1980’s. Ronald Lott, age 53, was executed by lethal injection at a state prison, Oklahoma state Department More...

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