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Clayton Lockett Was Tasered On The Day Of His Botched Execution

Huffington Post - 30 Apr 2014
Hours before Oklahoma inmate Clayton Lockett writhed through a bungled execution, prison officials used a stun gun on him and discovered a self-inflicted wound in his arm. Earlier on Tuesday, Lockett, 38, had been obstinate, refusing to eat, cooperate ...
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Supreme Court won't reinstate botched execution lawsuit - 27 Jun 2017
Clayton Lockett writhed on the gurney, mumbled and strained to lift his head before he was declared dead 43 minutes after the execution began. An investigation determined that the execution team didn't have the proper equipment and that an intravenous ...
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Is Virginia about to execute a man with a serious mental illness?

The Tidings - 02 Jul 2017
Midazolam has been used in botched executions, like in Oklahoma where Clayton Lockett was seen visibly writhing on the gurney after midazolam and the ensuing drugs were administered to him. He eventually died of a massive heart attack. While some ...
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USC Football: Tidbits from Trojans 2017 media guide

Reign of Troy - 25 Jul 2017
20 Trojan players will celebrate their birthdays during the season, including two — Damon Johnson and Clayton Johnston — whose birthday falls on a USC game day when the Trojans take on Oregon State at the Coliseum on October 7. USC lists six ...
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Arkansas Is About to Repeat My State's Gruesome Mistakes

ACLU (blog) - 14 Apr 2017
Almost three years ago, Clayton Lockett and Charles Warner were scheduled for execution in Oklahoma on the same night. You might remember that it didn't go well. Of the two, only Lockett was killed that evening, and the manner of his death — the ...
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The Cruel and Unusual Execution of Clayton Lockett

The Atlantic - 14 May 2015
On the morning of his execution, Clayton Lockett hid under the covers. Before a team of correctional officers came to get him at 5:06 a.m., he fashioned a noose out of his sheets. He pulled the blade out of a safety razor and made half-inch-long cuts ...
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Appeals court rules Lockett execution was not cruel and inhumane

Tulsa World - 16 Nov 2016
“Apparently, plaintiff claims that Mr. Lockett had a right to communicate with his counsel as he lay on the gurney in the execution chamber, so that he could potentially commence litigation about whatever aspect of the execution process arguably ...
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Execution plan will place Arkansas in the spotlight - 06 Apr 2017
Inmate Clayton Lockett writhed for several minutes on the gurney before eventually dying of a heart attack. A second execution planned for the same day was called off. Arkansas, concerned about the pending expiration of an execution drug, plans to ...
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The Legal Battle Over Arkansas' Execution Plans

New York Times - 15 Apr 2017
In April 2014 in Oklahoma, the inmate Clayton Lockett was awake and writhed in pain during the administration of the lethal drugs, even though earlier a doctor had announced that Mr. Lockett was unconscious. The state canceled a second execution ...
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Clayton Lockett: second autopsy to be carried out on executed man

The Guardian - 07 May 2014
A private doctor is to conduct a second autopsy on the body of Clayton Lockett who writhed and tried to speak during his botched execution last week. David Autry, an attorney for Lockett, said on Tuesday that a forensic pathologist would examine him ...

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