lethal injection

Murderer Asks Judge for Execution

A Nevada inmate has asked a judge for his execution to take place on Tuesday after pleading for a year to be put to death.

The Death Penalty Drug That Shouldn't Be

Governor Asa Hutchinson scheduled several executions of death row inmates before the state's supply of midazolam expires. But experts question whether the drug should ever have been part of lethal injections in the first place.

Adam Ward Executed in Texas

Attorneys for Adam Ward, convicted of killing a city worker in 2005, claim he suffers from delusions, bipolar disorder and paranoia.