Texas Only Has Enough Lethal Injection Drugs to Execute 2 of 317 Death Row Inmates

Texas has 317 convicted murderers on death row, but because of a company's decision last week to stop making the key drug for lethal injections, Texas only has enough of the potion to execute two. Consequently, Texas and 32 other states will be watching closely as Ohio prepares to execute Johnnie Baston. They will be watching not only to see how well the substitute drug works, but how entangling the legal battle is going to be. Baston, 36, convicted of killing a wig shop owner in 1994, is...Full Story
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