Tue., June 7, 2011 10:45am
Inmate To Be Executed Using New Drug
Sodium thiopental being replaced with pentobarbital. Georgia one of four states making the switch following a drug shortage. Barbituate is one of three used during an execution.
Mon., January 24, 2011 11:28am
Defense Attorney's Call Origin Of Lethal Injection Drug Shady
Execution of Emmanuel Hammond will go forward. Defense attorney's say Georgia Department of Corrections bought lethal injection drugs from "back room" supplier. Corrections officials say drug works fine.
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