botched executions

From the ethics of capital punishment to the effectiveness of lethal injections, to the testimony of execution witnesses, we hit rewind and revisit the most compelling HuffPost Live conversations about the death penalty in America.
Citing previous rulings, Alito noted that while methods of execution have changed over the years, "[t]his Court has never
By Lacey Johnson The defense said on Monday that it had received only 1,000 pages of summaries. Kammen said the summaries
Despite our personal desire for vengeance and punishment, it should not be the function or policy of the government to impose the death penalty.