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What's next after Supreme Court agrees to review execution protocols?
What's next after Supreme Court agrees to review execution protocols?

The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear a challenge to Oklahoma’s procedures on executing death row inmates, an action that opens the door to a ruling on how executions are handled across the nation. The court’s action comes after a year in which convicted murderers executed in Oklahoma, Arizona and Ohio appeared to suffer and took many minutes to die. In response, death penalty opponents went to court, asking judges to halt executions and to review the procedures used to carry them out. The executions also prompted supporters of capital punishment to suggest that states return to older methods of putting people to death. The Supreme Court has ruled the death penalty...

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