Lethal Injection

2014 Is Already the Worst Year in the History of Lethal Injection
Another day, another problematic execution
July 24, 2014

He gasped for air 660 times.

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.