WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration helped Arizona and California obtain a quick overseas source of a hard-to-find execution drug even as the agency declared it would not regulate or block imports, records show.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Death penalty opponents and the attorney for a man convicted and sentenced to
death in a 1994 murder-for-hire plot are asking Gov. Jay Nixon to stop what would be Missouri’s first execution in nearly two years.
ST. LOUIS (AP) __ The Missouri Supreme Court on Friday set an
execution date for a man convicted of conspiring with his friend’s
married girlfriend to kill her husband in 1994.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A federal appeals court in St. Louis is weighing whether to lift a judge’s order delaying a Missouri inmate’s scheduled execution for the 1989 abduction, rape and killing of a teenager.