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Death Penalty / Procedural Problems #197817

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jun 09, 2001
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(Studio: Antonio Mora) Report introduced.

(Chicago: Dean Reynolds) The issue of death by lethal injection examined in light of the impending execution of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, bomber Timothy McVeigh examined; details given about the chemicals used. [In Florida, Benny Demps' attorney George SCHAEFER - says Benny complained about the procedure hurting.] [In Texas, Stephen McCoy's attorney Karen ZELLARS - describes her client's violent death.] [University of California Hastings College of Law Rory LITTLE - says lethal injection is less subject to glitches.] [Northwestern University Medical School Dr. Edward BRUNNER - outlines potential problems with executions.] [Federal Bureau of prisons Greg HERHSBERGER - defends procedure.] [Former Cook Count, Illinois, prosecutor William KUNKLE - comments on John Gacy's execution.]

Mora, Antonio;
Reynolds, Dean

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