11 months after distributor's request, Missouri agrees to return shipment of execution drug

  • by: JIM SALTER , Associated Press
  • Updated: October 9, 2013 - 7:20 PM

ST. LOUIS — The Missouri Department of Corrections said Wednesday that it will return a shipment of a common anesthetic it intended to use for executions, nearly a year after the drug distributor's urgent request for it to be sent back.

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