Lethal injection protocols not 'cruel and unusual,' judge rules

Condemned prisoner Stephen Michael West brought complaint last fall More

Condemned man's lawyers contend state can't ensure humane execution

West slated to die by lethal injection More

Tennessee courts again address humaneness of lethal injection

After halted execution, judges try to decide whether method is cruel, unusual   More

State Supreme Court halts death row inmates' executions

Court wants to be sure prison officials humanely administer lethal injection   More

Condemned killer's lawyers ask state to stop execution

Defense says officials can't ensure West won't suffer horrific suffocation during lethal injection  More

Davidson court to decide West's execution claim

Tennessee Supreme Court delays execution More

Davidson court to decide West's execution claim

Tennessee Supreme Court delays execution More

Judge says inmate can’t choose execution method

West set to die next month by lethal injection More

West attorneys seek to delay his execution

Death row inmate arguing against electrocution More
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Execution date set for man who killed woman and her daughter

Union County man convicted in 1987 of murder, aggravated rape and kidnapping More
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