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Facing Execution Drug Shortage, States Struggle To Get Cocktail Right

NPR | April 30, 2014 3:18 p.m.

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Rob Stein

A botched execution in Oklahoma is only the latest issue since states started having trouble obtaining the drugs used to execute inmates. They’ve been trying new combinations and new drugs, which often had never been used before for that purpose.

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