TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Apr 20, 2017
The Arkansas Supreme Court will allow the state to use a lethal injection drug in upcoming executions, despite a supplier’s complaint that it was sold to the state to be used for inmate medical care only, WREG reports. Justices lifted a judge’s order preventing the state from using vecuronium bromide, clearing one of the main legal hurdles the state faces in its efforts to carry out two executions tonight.