Report: Defiant Lockett Tasered hours before execution (52)

USA TODAY 2014.05.01 22:54
Michael Winter, USA TODAY Clayton Lockett's botched execution Tuesday is bringing calls for changes in lethal injection procedures.(Photo: Oklahoma Department of Corrections via AP) Oklahoma prison guards Tasered a defiant Clayton Lockett early Tuesday, and medical personnel had trouble finding a suitable vein for the lethal drugs that eventually killed him that evening, the head of the Corrections Department reported Thursday.
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