capital punishment

Supreme Court case weighs in on capital punishment

By EMILY SAYER – 9 years ago

Last April, Oklahoma death-row inmate Clayton Lockett was administered a sedative called midazolam that failed to subdue the painful effects of the drug cocktail used in his lethal injection, subjecting…

New execution methods fuel contempt for death penalty

By DELANEY FISCHER – 9 years ago

Trigger Warning: This article graphically describes several botched executions and execution methods. Controversial political topics have been constantly weaving their way in and out of the news. From the Hobby…