December 11, 2018

Secrecy lingers over execution

This article was published November 7, 2017 at 4:00 a.m.

LITTLE ROCK -- As Arkansas prepares to restart its death chamber several months after the state carried out its first executions in nearly 12 years, an order from the state's highest court to release more information about lethal injection drugs could throw an obstacle in its path. At the minimum, it may raise a new round of uncomfortable questions about how the state obtains its execution drugs.

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