Ohio increases death penalty drug dosages after execution review (12)

Reuters 2014.04.29 13:38
n">(Reuters) - Ohio's prison department said it would increase the amount of two death penalty drugs it uses in executions after reviewing a case in which a condemned inmate was seen convulsing and gasping for breath for some time after being injected. Dennis McGuire, 53, who admitting raping and killing a pregnant woman, was executed in January with a sedative-painkiller combination never before
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