Court Rules Against Inmates in Missouri Execution Drug CaseThe pentobarbital provider has argued it won't supply states if its anonymity vanishes.
Missouri Says Reporter Doesn't Have Right To See ExecutionsThe state, in a court filing last week, also said that it has legal immunity from lawsuits such as Buzzfeed News reporter Christopher McDaniel's case filed in August against George Lombardi, overseer of Missouri's prison system.
Missouri Sets Execution Date For Man Who Killed 3Mark Christeson's lethal injection is the only one docketed among 25 condemned inmates in Missouri.
Appeals Court Rules Against Missouri in Execution Drug Case8th U.S. Circuit Court rejected Missouri's claim that disclosing how it gets its pentobarbital could compromise its ability to obtain such chemicals for future executions.
Reporter Sues Over Missouri's Picks of Execution WitnessesAn online reporter whose stories have been critical of Missouri's death penalty procedures alleges in a federal lawsuit that he's wrongly been excluded from being an execution witness.
Court Told Money Short for Missouri Death Row Inmate DefenseFive legal groups are supporting a Missouri death row inmate, whose execution was halted hours before it was to be carried out in 2014, saying that he can't receive an adequate defense with the money allocated.
Appeals Court Rejects Suit Over Missouri Execution ProtocolThe appeals court said the lawsuit failed to state a claim upon which relief could be granted.
Two Men Shot 'Execution Style' in St. LouisPolice say the victims were discovered with multiple gunshot wounds, including some to the back of the head.
Missouri Man Put to Death for Killing Deputy, Two OthersA man who killed two people in a drug dispute and a sheriff's deputy in a subsequent shootout was put to death Wednesday in what could be Missouri's last execution for some time.
Judge Rules Missouri Must Name Source of Execution Drug A Missouri judge has ruled that the state must reveal the source of the drug it uses to execute prisoners, finding that the state's Department of Corrections ``knowingly violated'' Missouri's open records law.
Death Row Inmate Will Not Be Executed Wednesday"The issue though, is that the Constitution protects everyone, and it protects Mr. Johnson's rights, as well."
Missouri Execution on Hold Pending Appeals Court ReviewThe appeals court had taken no action by mid-morning. State law allows prison officials 24 hours to carry out an execution, meaning the deadline in Johnson's case is 6 p.m. Wednesday.