Ohio's longest execution places future of states' efforts to obtain lethal drugs in doubt

  • Article by: ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS , Associated Press
  • Updated: January 17, 2014 - 10:35 PM

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The long and fitful execution of an Ohio inmate with an untested combination of chemicals brought cries of cruel and unusual punishment Friday and could further narrow the options for other states that are casting about for new lethal injection drugs.