Almost three years ago, Clayton Lockett and Charles Warner were scheduled for execution in Oklahoma on the same night. You
Some scientists say possibly. Others aren't convinced.
The state is being challenged by inmates who claim the use of the drugs is unconstitutional.
About the Author: Stephen Cooper is a former D.C. public defender and worked, for three years, as an assistant federal public
The first executions are scheduled for Oct. 21.
Let's be honest. Whether or not the death penalty, as a whole, is constitutional was never at issue in this case. The question regarding necessary standards and uniformity in the method for executing inmates, however, was in full display.