Execution

Texas executes “Vampire” Killer

The convicted killer said he drank the boy's blood after beating the seventh-grader with a pipe and slitting his throat

// // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // // HUNSTVILLE, TX — A South Texas man has been executed for the 1998 slaying of a 12-year-old boy whose blood the convicted killer said he drank after beating the seventh-grader with…

Law Proposed to Shield Sales of Lethal Injection Drugs

The South Carolina Senate is considering a bill, that would shield the identities of pharmaceutical companies selling lethal injection drugs to S.C.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – The South Carolina Senate is considering a bill, that would shield the identities of pharmaceutical companies selling lethal injection drugs to South Carolina. Currently, the state is unable to execute inmates on death row by lethal injection, because the drug companies refuse to sell them the drugs. If an inmate’s execution is ordered, it will not…