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Problems with IV line affected Okla. execution

Problems with IV line affected Okla. execution

Clayton Lockett's troubled execution on April 29 prompted Gov. Mary Fallin to halt all upcoming executions until a review she'd ordered was completed. - Full Story

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Calif. to appeal ruling tossing death penalty

Announcement Thursday came after U.S. District Judge Cormac Carney ruled last month that the state's death penalty takes too long to carry out - Full Story

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Ariz. execution renews debate over methods

Ariz. execution renews debate over methods

A third execution by lethal injection has gone awry in six months, renewing debate over whether there is a foolproof way for the government to humanely kill condemned criminals - Full Story

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Ind. corrections allows cordless phones to battle contraband the Office of Justice Programs' National Institute of Justice (NIJ) - TechBeat

Ind. corrections allows cordless phones to battle contraband

Move was also made to encourage better inmate behavior - Full Story

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Ariz. execution takes nearly 2 hours

Ariz. execution takes nearly 2 hours

The execution of 55-year-old Joseph Rudolph Wood took so long that his lawyers had time to file an emergency appeal while it was ongoing - Full Story

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Prison roof in Texas collapses, 19 inmates injured

Prison roof in Texas collapses, 19 inmates injured

Authorities say the roof of a privately run East Texas prison has collapsed, temporarily trapping dozens of inmates and sending 19 injured inmates to hospitals - Full Story

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Inmate slams officer to ground, pummels him

Corrections officer was attempting to move inmate for being disruptive when the incident occurred.

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Video: Fla. inmate slams officer to ground, pummels him

Corrections officer was attempting to move inmate for being disruptive when the incident occurred - Full Story

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Task force to aid NYC's mentally ill inmates

Task force to aid NYC's mentally ill inmates

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a new task force Monday to overhaul how NYC's corrections system treats the mentally ill - Full Story

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Ky. studies private nursing homes for inmates

Ky. studies private nursing homes for inmates

67 inmates in the Kentucky State Reformatory's nursing care facility costs state taxpayers more than $4.4 million a year - Full Story