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Arizona / Botched Execution #1128700

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 24, 2014
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Washington: Pete Williams) The botched execution of Joseph Wood†† in Arizona examined; details given about the drugs, Midazolam† and Hydromorphone†, which were also used in the troubled execution of Dennis McGuire††, and about Wood’s crimes; remarks from California attorney Alex Kozinski† quoted. [“Arizona Republic” reporter Michael KIEFER†- describes what happened to Wood.] [Victim’s sister Jeanne BROWN†- comments on concerns about Wood’s treatment.] [Fordham University School of Law Deborah DENNO†- responds to calls to bring back firing squads.]

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