The Corrections Department said in a news release that it will use the sedative pentobarbital. The Death Penalty Information Center said 13 states use the drug for executions.
In an essay published Thursday in The Hollywood Reporter, Flynt says that while he’d love to take pliers and a pair of wire cutters to Joseph Paul Franklin, he doesn’t believe in the death penalty.
Mo. AG asks high court to set execution date for white supremacist killer.