Obama: Botched Execution 'Deeply Troubling' (10)

NBC News 2014.05.02 20:44
By Carrie Dann President Barack Obama said Friday that a botched execution this week in Oklahoma is "deeply troubling" and highlights "significant questions about how the death penalty is being applied" in the United States. Citing "significant problems," including the problems with lethal injection, racial bias and uneven application of the death penalty, Obama said he plans to discuss these issues with Attorney General Eric Holder.
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