Appeals court says FDA can't allow unapproved drug to be imported for executions

  • Article by: FREDERIC J. FROMMER , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 23, 2013 - 2:35 PM

WASHINGTON — A federal appeals court ruled Tuesday that the Food and Drug Administration was wrong to allow a misbranded and unapproved new drug to be imported for use in executions by lethal injection.

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