TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Brittany Sims on May 22, 2014

The U.S. Supreme Court yesterday halted the execution of a Missouri inmate who had challenged the state's refusal to disclose the source of its lethal injection drug. The justices said a lower federal court needs to take another look at the case of Russell Bucklew, whose execution would have been the nation's first since last month's botched execution in Oklahoma, WJHL reports.