Arizona

Sarah Lazare, staff writer
The lethal injection room at San Quentin State Prison, completed in 2010. (Photo: CA Dept of Corrections)
Arizona's execution last week of death row prisoner Joseph Wood garnered international headlines when Wood took nearly two hours to die, gulping and snorting 660 times on the gurney following his injection with an experimental cocktail of lethal drugs. Now it has been revealed that, by the time he passed away, Wood had been given 15 times the...
Beau Hodai
In Arizona an unsettling trend appears to be underway: the use of private...

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