Supreme Court To Decide Texas Execution Drug Case The U.S. Supreme Court will be asked to halt Thursday's execution of a Texas serial killer whose attorneys are challenging the state's refusal to release information about where it gets its lethal injection drug.
Appeals Court Overturns Ruling On Execution DrugsA federal appeals court on Wednesday threw out a ruling requiring the Texas prison system to disclose more information about where it gets lethal-injection drugs, reversing a judge who had halted an upcoming execution.
Lawyers Want Execution Drug Source RevealedThe Texas prison agency's position that its supplier of a new batch of execution drugs should be kept secret is being challenged by the attorneys for two inmates.