After botched Oklahoma execution, Utah lawmaker says firing squads more humane

  • by: MICHELLE L. PRICE , Associated Press
  • Updated: May 17, 2014 - 1:15 AM

SALT LAKE CITY — In the wake of a botched lethal injection in Oklahoma last month, a Utah lawmaker says he believes a firing squad is a more humane form of execution. And he plans to bring back that option for criminals sentenced to death in his state.

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