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Newton Daily News
Sex offender gets 30-day jail sentence for violationfor the sexual assault in April and was then arrested in Des Moines in May foll
Sex offender gets 30-day jail sentence for violation
Newton Daily News / Posted 13 hours ago
for the sexual assault in April and was then arrested in Des Moines in May following a report from the Judicial District Department of Correction Services. In the report, officers detailed a home visit with Delk in which they found more than 30... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Stay in jail, judge orders Little Rock suspect in welfare fraudsays she used Social Security numbers and dates of birth for people she knew, i
Stay in jail, judge orders Little Rock suspect in welfare fraud
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 hours ago
says she used Social Security numbers and dates of birth for people she knew, including her former cellmate at the Arkansas Department of Correction and her deceased relatives, as well as for people who never existed. Porter testified at a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Guards' lapses led to escape, state saysunit contributed to the escape of a convict who had killed a teenage girl and s
Guards' lapses led to escape, state says
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 hours ago
unit contributed to the escape of a convict who had killed a teenage girl and stuffed her body in a barrel. The Arkansas Department of Correction fired one employee, suspended another and reprimanded two because of the escape, said Solomon... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Former MPD officer walking free after fourth arrest this yeardown and got diversion. It's possible Barnes is arrested again for violating t
Former MPD officer walking free after fourth arrest this year
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
down and got diversion. It's possible Barnes is arrested again for violating the terms of that case. The Tennessee Department of Correction said the process takes time though. The case worker is notified about the arrest via email, works on... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
ADC: Convicted murderer’s escape caused by ‘complacency’going to continuously instill in our staff that constant vigilance is key.” We
ADC: Convicted murderer’s escape caused by ‘complacency’
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
going to continuously instill in our staff that constant vigilance is key.” Wendy Kelley, the director of the Arkansas Department of Corrections, said one of the construction supervisors had been fired, while the other was suspended a week... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
ADC Details Escape of Convicted MurdererPINE BLUFF, Ark -- The Arkansas Department of Correction is shedding new light
ADC Details Escape of Convicted Murderer
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted yesterday
PINE BLUFF, Ark -- The Arkansas Department of Correction is shedding new light into how convicted murderer and rapist Lloyd Jones slipped away from armed security staff in East Arkansas in mid June. Jones is convicted of killing Angela Allen, 16, in... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Baker: Bridgewater State Hospital recommendations due by year’s endBridgewater State Hospital at the Massachusetts Department of Correction in Bri
Baker: Bridgewater State Hospital recommendations due by year’s end
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
Bridgewater State Hospital at the Massachusetts Department of Correction in Bridgewater, Mass. (AP Photo/Lisa Poole) STATE HOUSE, BOSTON, JUNE 27, 2016….Gov. Charlie Baker said his administration has begun discussing the future of Bridgewater State... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
ADC places blame for Brickeys inmate escapeBRICKEYS, Ark. (KTHV) -- The director of the Arkansas Department of Correction
ADC places blame for Brickeys inmate escape
KTHV Little Rock / Posted yesterday
BRICKEYS, Ark. (KTHV) -- The director of the Arkansas Department of Correction released details of the investigation into how a convicted killer escaped the East Arkansas Regional Unit in Brickeys earlier this month. Wendy Kelley blamed complacency... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Killer's escape from Arkansas prison result of 'complacency,' director sayseast Arkansas prison into a nearby slough while with a work crew was the result
Killer's escape from Arkansas prison result of 'complacency,' director says
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
east Arkansas prison into a nearby slough while with a work crew was the result of “complacency," the director of the state Department of Correction said Monday. The June 13 escape of Lloyd Jones, 40, occurred shortly after a security officer... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Arkansas prison agency: Complacency led to inmate's escapestaffer has been fired and another was suspended without pay after an investiga
Arkansas prison agency: Complacency led to inmate's escape
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted yesterday
staffer has been fired and another was suspended without pay after an investigation showed complacency among Arkansas Department of Correction staff led to the escape of an inmate who was previously convicted of killing a teenage girl and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Killer's escape from Arkansas prison result of 'complacency,' official sayseast Arkansas prison into a nearby slough while with a work crew was the result
Killer's escape from Arkansas prison result of 'complacency,' official says
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
east Arkansas prison into a nearby slough while with a work crew was the result of “complacency," the director of the state Department of Correction said Monday. The June 13 escape of Lloyd Jones, 40, occurred shortly after a security officer... Read more
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ABC News
Arkansas Prison Agency: Complacency Led to Inmate's Escapestaffer has been fired and another was suspended without pay after an investiga
Arkansas Prison Agency: Complacency Led to Inmate's Escape
ABC News / Posted yesterday
staffer has been fired and another was suspended without pay after an investigation showed complacency among Arkansas Department of Correction staff led to the escape of an inmate who was previously convicted of killing a teenage girl and... Read more
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Boston Globe
June 27, 2016at Bridgewater State Hospital and called on Governor Charlie Baker to transfer
June 27, 2016
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
at Bridgewater State Hospital and called on Governor Charlie Baker to transfer control of the troubled facility from the Department of Correction to the Department of Mental Health. The report by the Disability Law Center followed the... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
New Info on June 13 AR Prison Escapeaway from the East Arkansas Regional Unit at Brickeys on June 13 and was back i
New Info on June 13 AR Prison Escape
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted yesterday
away from the East Arkansas Regional Unit at Brickeys on June 13 and was back in custody 75 hours later. The Arkansas Department of Correction (ADC) held a critical incident review Monday afternoon, revealing these facts about Jones'... Read more
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Boston Globe
Watchdog group makes recommendations on Bridgewater State Hospital in report on suicideat Bridgewater State Hospital and called on Governor Charlie Baker to transfer
Watchdog group makes recommendations on Bridgewater State Hospital in report on suicide
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
at Bridgewater State Hospital and called on Governor Charlie Baker to transfer control of the troubled facility from the Department of Correction to the Department of Mental Health. The report by the Disability Law Center followed the... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Free College Courses To Be Offered To Connecticut Inmatesthe federal financial aid that supported most of these programs. "Due to the s
Free College Courses To Be Offered To Connecticut Inmates
Hartford Courant / Posted yesterday
the federal financial aid that supported most of these programs. "Due to the state's budget challenges, the Connecticut Department of Correction is presently unable to finance college-level courses and training without shifting the costs to... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Judge accepts plea agreement for Chattanooga man facing 16 chargesof other charges, wrapping up his lengthy criminal court docket. Ladarius Cros
Judge accepts plea agreement for Chattanooga man facing 16 charges
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
of other charges, wrapping up his lengthy criminal court docket. Ladarius Cross will serve two years in the Tennessee Department of Correction, followed by four years of state-supervised GPS monitoring, Judge Tom Greenholtz said Friday in... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Connecticut opioid epidemic: ‘call to action’ needed, leaders sayin the past year.” Lang said she works with people in housing programs, treatm
Connecticut opioid epidemic: ‘call to action’ needed, leaders say
The Middletown Press / Posted 3 days ago
in the past year.” Lang said she works with people in housing programs, treatment programs and other agencies such as the Department of Correction on how to recognize overdoses and respond. Lang is chairwoman of the Connecticut Opiate Overdose... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
AG to wait for executions edictnew drugs or would be able to, come July. "Until a date is set [by the governo
AG to wait for executions edict
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
new drugs or would be able to, come July. "Until a date is set [by the governor], we're in a holding pattern," Arkansas Department of Correction spokesman Solomon Graves said. "As of now, if dates were set, we'd have a supply on hand. ... I'm... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
About that briefing ...the landscape, and we do, then those prison walls should separate us from the b
About that briefing ...
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
the landscape, and we do, then those prison walls should separate us from the bad guys. What is the policy of the Department of Correction? Was it followed in this case? If so, will the policy be changed? If not, why not? The director of... Read more
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The Columbian
Arkansas death penalty drug expiring before usewould not provide more, it was unclear when the state could resume executions.
Arkansas death penalty drug expiring before use
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
would not provide more, it was unclear when the state could resume executions. Solomon Graves, spokesman for the Arkansas Department of Correction, said he would not speculate about what will happen after the supply of the paralytic expires. Deere... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Arkansas execution drug expiring before ruling takes effectprovide more, it was unclear when the state would be able to resume executions.
Arkansas execution drug expiring before ruling takes effect
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
provide more, it was unclear when the state would be able to resume executions. Solomon Graves, spokesman for the Arkansas Department of Correction, said he would not speculate about what will happen after the supply of the paralytic expires. Deere... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas court OKs executions, but drug to expire soonsince 2005. Act 1096 of 2015 established the execution procedures and the thre
Arkansas court OKs executions, but drug to expire soon
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
since 2005. Act 1096 of 2015 established the execution procedures and the three-drug cocktail that's to be used by the Department of Correction to carry out the death penalty. The law also keeps the source of the state's execution drugs... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Court OKs executions, but drug to expire soonsince 2005. Act 1096 of 2015 established the execution procedures and the thre
Court OKs executions, but drug to expire soon
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
since 2005. Act 1096 of 2015 established the execution procedures and the three-drug cocktail that's to be used by the Department of Correction to carry out the death penalty. The law also keeps the source of the state's execution drugs... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawand that is exactly what I will continue to work toward as Attorney General," s
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy law
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 5 days ago
and that is exactly what I will continue to work toward as Attorney General," she wrote in an emailed statement. Arkansas Department of Correction spokesman Solomon Graves would not say whether the agency would try to move forward with the... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
CT vet served country as Marine, Air Force Reservistand he was discharged from the Marines. He and his wife had a daughter. Henry
CT vet served country as Marine, Air Force Reservist
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 5 days ago
and he was discharged from the Marines. He and his wife had a daughter. Henry Lojkuc spent more than 20 years with the Department of Correction. But, the call to serve his country never went away, so he joined the United States Air Force... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Arkansas court upholds execution protocolthat a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the s
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
that a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs [the Arkansas Department of Correction] has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas. As has been well... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawthat a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the s
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy law
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 5 days ago
that a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs (the Arkansas Department of Correction) has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas. As has been well... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawthat a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the s
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy law
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
that a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs (the Arkansas Department of Correction) has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas. As has been well... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawthat a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the s
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy law
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
that a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs (the Arkansas Department of Correction) has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas. As has been well... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawthat a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the s
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy law
Lake Placid News / Posted 5 days ago
that a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs (the Arkansas Department of Correction) has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas. As has been well... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas attorney general will seek new execution datescircuit court erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplie
Arkansas attorney general will seek new execution dates
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
circuit court erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs [the Arkansas Department of Correction] has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas," the court's... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Arkansas Court Gives OK to Execute Inmates, Upholds Secrecythat a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the s
Arkansas Court Gives OK to Execute Inmates, Upholds Secrecy
Arkansas Business / Posted 5 days ago
that a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs (the Arkansas Department of Correction) has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas. As has been well... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawthat a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the s
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy law
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 5 days ago
that a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs (the Arkansas Department of Correction) has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas. As has been well... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawthat a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the s
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy law
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 5 days ago
that a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs (the Arkansas Department of Correction) has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas. As has been well... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawthat a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the s
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy law
Naples Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
that a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs (the Arkansas Department of Correction) has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas. As has been well... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawthat a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the s
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy law
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
that a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs (the Arkansas Department of Correction) has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas. As has been well... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawthat a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the s
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy law
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
that a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs (the Arkansas Department of Correction) has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas. As has been well... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawthat a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the s
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy law
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
that a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs (the Arkansas Department of Correction) has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas. As has been well... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawthat a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the s
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy law
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
that a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs (the Arkansas Department of Correction) has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas. As has been well... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawthat a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the s
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy law
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
that a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs (the Arkansas Department of Correction) has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas. As has been well... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawthat a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the s
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy law
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 5 days ago
that a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs (the Arkansas Department of Correction) has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas. As has been well... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawthat a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the s
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy law
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
that a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs (the Arkansas Department of Correction) has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas. As has been well... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawthat a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the s
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy law
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
that a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs (the Arkansas Department of Correction) has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas. As has been well... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawthat a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the s
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy law
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 5 days ago
that a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs (the Arkansas Department of Correction) has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas. As has been well... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawthat a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the s
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy law
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 5 days ago
that a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs (the Arkansas Department of Correction) has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas. As has been well... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawthat a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the s
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy law
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 5 days ago
that a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs (the Arkansas Department of Correction) has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas. As has been well... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawthat a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the s
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy law
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 5 days ago
that a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs (the Arkansas Department of Correction) has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas. As has been well... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawcircuit court erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplie
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy law
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
circuit court erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs (the Arkansas Department of Correction) has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas," the court's... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy lawthat a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the s
Arkansas court upholds execution protocol, drug secrecy law
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
that a lower court "erred in ruling that public access to the identity of the supplier of the three drugs (the Arkansas Department of Correction) has obtained would positively enhance the functioning of executions in Arkansas. As has been well... Read more
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