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Drug Shortage May Force Missouri to End Death Penalty

The sole U.S. company that produces one of the lethal drugs used in executions says it’s discontinuing production.


ACLU questions Missouri's supply of execution drug

ST. LOUIS (AP) — As preparations continue for Missouri’s first execution in nearly two years, a civil rights group is raising concerns about the state’s supply of a drug crucial to the execution process.


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