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Supreme Court / Lethal Injections #953894

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 15, 2007
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.

(Supreme Court: Wyatt Andrews) The Supreme Court's moratorium on lethal injections while it considers the constitutionality featured; details given about the order to stop the execution in Florida of confessed child killer Mark Dean Schwab†† and about the drug combination that is usually used; photo shown of Schwab’s victim, Junny Rios-Martinez†; map shown of states that use lethal injection. [Mother Vicki RIOS-MARTINEZ†- reacts to the stay.] [“Gainesville Sun” reporter Nathan CRABBE†- recounts the botched execution of condemned man Angel Diaz††.] [Fordham University Law School Deborah DENNO†- says it creates the potential for unnecessary pain and suffering.]

Reporter(s):
Couric, Katie;
Andrews, Wyatt
Duration:
00:02:20

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