Arizona

Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Major media organizations have levied a federal lawsuit to force Arizona to break its secrecy around lethal injections by revealing the drugs and processes used to kill people, because the public has the "right" to know. "By withholding information about the source, composition, and quality of the drugs it uses for lethal injection executions, as...
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...
Beau Hodai
In Arizona an unsettling trend appears to be underway: the use of private...

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