Clayton Lockett

Don't Trust Oklahoma's Death Penalty Panel
State reviews of executions are usually shams
May 08, 2014

We can't trust the same people who keep botching executions to fix them. 

The Three-Drug Death Penalty Cocktail is a Mess
May 04, 2014

Executions are inhumane. The three-drug lethal-injection cocktail may make them worse.

Botched Executions Have Never Swayed Public Opinion. This Time Could Be Different.
May 02, 2014

What happened in Oklahoma was immoral. But public opinion was already swinging against the death penalty.

Another Reason to Be Outraged About the Botched Execution: The Oklahoma Governor’s Response
April 30, 2014

Her request for a "full review of Oklahoma’s execution procedures" is pretty meaningless.

Cruel But Not Unusual
How Oklahoma botched Clayton Lockett's execution
April 30, 2014

Clayton Lockett's death revealed a problem with lethal injection more fundamental than the drugs.