The State 2014.01.28 15:16
ST. LOUIS - With lethal-injection drugs in short supply and new questions
looming about their effectiveness, lawmakers in some death penalty states
are considering bringing back relics of a more gruesome past: firing
squads, electrocutions and gas chambers.
Most states abandoned those execution methods more than a generation ago in
a bid to make capital punishment more palatable to the public and to a
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