Quantcast
Home / courts / Lacking drugs, DOC tells judge Arizona can no longer carry out the death penalty (access required)

Lacking drugs, DOC tells judge Arizona can no longer carry out the death penalty (access required)

The Arizona Department of Corrections told a federal judge today the state cannot conduct executions because most of the supplies of drugs for lethal injection have dried up.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

 

x

Check Also

The Statue of Justice - lady justice or Iustitia / Justitia the Roman goddess of Justice

Board recommends mercy for ex-agency boss, man convicted of murder (access required)

The Arizona Board of Executive Clemency has recommended a reduced sentence for a man serving a life sentence for a 1969 murder and pardons for a former state agency head convicted of a procurement violation and a man who was part of an armed robbery almost 20 years ago.