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Supreme Court / Death Penalty #889531

NBC Evening News for Monday, Jan 07, 2008
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(New Hampshire: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Supreme Court: Pete Williams) The Supreme Court case involving the constitutionality of lethal injections featured; courtroom sketches by Art Lien shown; photos shown of 2 Kentucky men sentenced to die; tape of Justices Stephen Breyer† and Antonin Scalia expressing views on execution methods played. [Lethal injection opponent Elisabeth SEMEL†- says a paralyzed inmate who is awake is suffering an excruciating death.] [Lawyer for Kentucky Roy ENGLERT†- states we have safeguards against human error.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Williams, Pete
Duration:
00:01:40

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