The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 15.1112 Tuesday, 25 May 2004
From: Thomas M. Lahey <
Date: Monday, 24 May 2004 20:11:59 -0700
Subject: Portia Strikes Again!
The following quote is from an AP story by Gina Holland:
"The Supreme Court ruled for the first time Monday that a death row
inmate can pursue a last-ditch claim that lethal injection is
"In a rare unanimous decision on a capital punishment case, justices
sided with a convicted Alabama killer who claims his veins are so
damaged from drug abuse that executioners might have to cut deeply into
his flesh to administer the deadly drugs."
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