Execution takes 2 hours. GOOD,HAPPY 4 THAT

Posted in the Chicago Forum

Joe Wood killed 2 in 1989

Palos Hills, IL

#1 Jul 24, 2014
In reality the libs lie about gasping for air, many observers say he was SNORING.
PHOENIX (AP) A condemned murderer took nearly two hours to die and gasped for about 90 minutes during an execution that quickly intensified America's debate on capital punishment. It is the third prolonged execution this year in the U.S.
The execution Wednesday of 55-year-old Joseph Rudolph Wood took so long that his lawyers had time to file an emergency appeal while it was ongoing. The Arizona Supreme Court also called an impromptu hearing on the matter and learned of his death during the discussions.
Arizona Execution Takes Almost Two Hours
Arizona Execution Takes Almost Two Hours
11 hr ago 1:17 Views: 13k AP Online Video
"He has been gasping and snorting for more than an hour," Wood's lawyers wrote in a legal filing demanding that the courts stop it. "He is still alive."
Related: Midazolam is common thread in 3 lengthy executions
Earlier this year in Ohio, an inmate gasped in similar fashion for nearly a half-hour. An Oklahoma inmate died of a heart attack in April, minutes after prison officials halted his execution because the drugs weren't being administered properly.
States have refused to reveal details such as which pharmacies are supplying lethal injection drugs and who is administering them out of concerns that the drug makers could be harassed. States have been scrambling to find potentially lethal drugs as several European-based pharmaceutical companies refuse to supply them if they are intended for executions.
Wood filed several appeals that were denied by the U.S. Supreme Court, including one that said his constitutional rights were violated when the state refused to reveal such details.
hands on AR

Zion, IL

#2 Jul 24, 2014
Here comes the head cutter offers "guillotines" won't take 2 hours
Joe Wood killed 2 in 1989

Palos Hills, IL

#3 Jul 24, 2014
Love the guillotine, Quick & Clean.
Did U know Hitler & 3rd Reich killed waaaaaaaaaaay more people with
the guillotine than the FROGS did? YUP, It's true. Sometimes ol' Adolph had a good idea.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Chicago Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Barack Obama, our next President (Nov '08) 4 min sonicfilter 1,171,885
BARACK OBAMA BIRTH CERTIFICATE: Suit contesting... (Jan '09) 17 min Jacques Ottawa 184,286
{keep A word drop A word} (Oct '11) 47 min Terrible_Herbst 5,339
Once slow-moving threat, global warming speeds ... (Dec '08) 1 hr positronium 50,184
Amy 1-25-14 2 hr Sublime1 2
South Side man faces charges in Englewood shooting 2 hr reality is a crutch 1
3 injured in daytime shootings Saturday 2 hr reality is a crutch 1
anybody know Glen Musielak? Glentech? (Mar '13) 16 hr Chooch 73
Chicago Dating
Find my Match
More from around the web

Chicago People Search

Addresses and phone numbers for FREE

Personal Finance

Mortgages [ See current mortgage rates ]

NFL Latest News

Updated 10:04 am PST

NFL10:04AM
Richardson was suspended for two Colts playoff games
ESPN10:58 AM
Colts won't commit to RB Richardson for 2015
Yahoo! Sports11:49 AM
League conducts nearly 40 interviews into 'deflate-gate'
Yahoo! Sports11:50 AM
NFL: No decision yet on deflated balls
NBC Sports12:54 PM
Grigson goes silent on NFL investigation into Patriots