Tennessee looks backward, to the electric chair; other states looking at old methods, too

  • by: ERIK SCHELZIG , Associated Press
  • Updated: May 23, 2014 - 5:41 PM

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The disarray surrounding lethal injection in the U.S. is beginning to steer states back toward methods of execution that many had long ago deemed less humane than the needle.

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