Lethal Injection

2014 Is Already the Worst Year in the History of Lethal Injection
Another day, another botched execution
July 24, 2014 12:08 AM

On Wednesday, an Arizona inmate took nearly two hours to die. Another day, another botched execution....

Photos from a Botched Lethal Injection
An exclusive look at what happens when an execution goes badly
May 29, 2014

In 2006, mistakes in the Florida death chamber inflicted chemical burns on a prisoner and may have suffocated him to death. 

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.