[JURIST] The US Supreme Court [official website] vacated [opinion, PDF] a decision by the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit [official website], granting a conditional preliminary injunction in the execution of an Arizona death row inmate. The Ninth Circuit stayed the inmate’s execution on Sunday, refusing to allow the execution to move forward [JURIST report] until prison officials revealed the details of the secret two-drug combination to be used for the lethal injection. In its three-sentence opinion, the…
Supreme Court allows execution of Arizona prisoner
28 Jul This entry was published on July 28, 2014 at 7:00 am and is filed under Uncategorized.