Supreme Court Halts Execution

The execution of a death row inmate in Texas has been stopped because of a lawsuit filed by two convicted killers from Kentucky.

The U.S. Supreme Court is set to hear as appeal from Ralph Baze and Thomas Clyde Bowling who argue lethal injection is unconstitutional.

They claim the mixture of drugs used to kill inmates can lead to excruciating pain, which could be considered cruel.

The U.S. Supreme Court halted Carlton Turner Junior's execution in Texas until the issue is resolved.


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  • by Kim Location: Frenchburg on Sep 30, 2007 at 03:01 PM
    What about the pain they caused their victoms. Going to sleep is to easy. Please do not let them get away with this. DO NOT PASS THIS. In the book it says an eye for an eye.

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