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"Executions to Resume After High Court OK's Lethal Injection", April 17, 2008

"Supreme Court Finds Lethal Injection A Humane Means of Execution", Los Angeles Times, April 17, 2008


"Challenges Remain for Lethal Injection", New York Times, April 17, 2008


"Justices Uphold Lethal Injection Procedure", Washington Post, April 17, 2008


"Supreme Court Allows Lethal Injection for Executions", New York Times, April 17, 2008


"High Court Upholds Lethal Injection", NPR, April 17, 2008


"How Justices Arrived At Death Penalty Ruling", USA Today, April 17, 2008


"Supreme Court Upholds Lethal Injections", Wall Street Journal, April 17, 2008


"Litigation Assured in Wake of Decision", The New York Times, April 16, 2008


"Lethal Injection Ruling May Have to Wait", Washington Post, January 8, 2008


"Justices Struggle With Lethal Injection, Associated Press, January 8, 2008


"Court Weighs Lethal Cocktail", Chicago Tribune, January 8, 2008


"Justices Chilly to Bid to Alter Death Penalty", New York Times, January 8, 2008


"Justices Seem Unswayed By Lethal Injection Foes", Chicago Tribune, January 8, 2008


"Lethal Injection Goes Before the Supreme Court", CNN, January 7, 2008


"Killing Me Softly",, January 7, 2008


"High Court Skeptical Over Lethal Injection Challenge",, January 7, 2008


Press Conference on Baze v. Rees Oral Argument, C-SPAN, January 7, 2007 (Requires Real



"Justices Weigh Legality of Lethal Drug Cocktail", NPR, January 7, 2008


"Supreme Court Takes Up Lethal Injection Battle", LA Times, January 7, 2008


Washington Journal on Lethal Injection, C-SPAN (video), January 6, 2008


"Justices to Hear Argument In Case Challenging Lethal Injection" Washington Post, January 6,



"Lethal Injection: Executions Should Not Cause Pain", Washington Post, January 6, 2008


"Court Takes Up Lethal Injection", Associated Press, January 6, 2008


"Top Court Case On Execution by Lethal Injection", Reuters, January 6, 2008


"US Court to Review Lethal Injection, Press TV--Tehran, Iran, January 6, 2008


"US Supreme Court to Review Legality of Lethal Injection", ABC News, January 6, 2008


"Supreme Court to Address Lethal Injection", Seattle Times, January 6, 2008


"Supreme Court May Devise Roadmap for States on Lethal Injections", San Jose Mercury News, January 6, 2008


"High Court to Hear Lethal Injection Case Monday", Houston Chronicle, January 6. 2008


"High Court to Weigh In on Lethal Injection", USA Today, January 3, 2008


"Death Penalty Walking", Time, January 3, 2008


"Who Would Antonin Scalia Torture?",, January 1, 2008


"Public Defender Builds Lethal Injection Case", Associated Press, January 1, 2008


Douglas A. Berman & Alison J. Nathan, Baze-D and Confused: What's The Deal With Lethal Injection?, 156 U. Pa. L. Rev. PENNumbra (forthcoming Jan. 2008)


"Lethal Injection Case Awaits the High Court", The Journal Record, December 28, 2007


“A Time Out on Executions,” Birmingham News, EDITORIAL, December 17, 2007


“Setting a Standard for Lethal Injections; Justices to Weigh Death Protocols,” National Law Journal, December 12, 2007


“Lethal Injection Faces Challenge,” Connecticut Law Tribune December 3, 2007


"Legal Challenge Forces Death to Take a Holiday", The Press Enterprise, November 27, 2007.


“Unfit to Execute: States know that their lethal injection procedure may cause excruciating pain, yet they defend it anyway,” Los Angeles Times, November 26, 2007


"Lethal Injection to Get Supreme Test", The Washington Post, Nov. 23, 2007


"In Prelude to Death, A Legal Firestorm", USA Today, November 19, 2007


"Court Unlikely to Rule on Lethal Injection", The Sydney Morning Herald, November 17, 2007


"Interventions May Continue Until Baze Case Decided", Tallahassee Democrat, November 16, 2007


"The Last Lethal Injection,” Washington Post, November 1, 2007


"U.S. Supreme Court Review Prompts Delay In Executions", Associated Press, October 31, 2007.


"US Lethal Injections On Hold Awaiting Supreme Court Ruling", AFP, October 22, 2007


"Capital Punishment Crossroads in US", Associated Press, October 22, 2007


Audio "Supreme Court Reviews Lethal Injection Policy", National Public Radio, October 21, 2007


"Capital Punishment at Crossroads In US", Associated Press, October 21, 2007


"Trying to Decipher the State of the Death Penalty", New York Times, October 19, 2007


"Scalia Opposes Lethal Injection Moratorium",, October 18, 2007


"Lethal Injection Moratorium Inches Closer",, October 18, 2007


"Court Review of Lethal Injections to Decrease Executions in US", Associated Press, October 17, 2007


"Lethal Injection Cruel and Unusual", UK Times, October 16, 2007


"A Pivotal Review For The Death Penalty", San Jose Mercury News, October 14, 2007


"Supreme Court to Hear Lethal Injection Case", October 4, 2007


"Pausing the Machinery of Death: The Supreme Court Takes Baze", Jurist, September 27, 2007


"Cause for Pause", Economist, September 27, 2007


"Justices to Enter the Debate over Lethal Injection" The New York Times, September 26, 2007


"High Court to Hear Lethal Injection Case", The Los Angeles Times, September 26, 2007


Justices Will Also Hear Lethal Injection Case, The Washington Post, September 26, 2007


"Four Key Questions In Lawsuit on Lethal Injection", San Jose Mercury News, September 26, 2007


"US Lethal Injection: end of the line?", BBC News, September 26, 2007


"Supreme Court to Review Lethal Injection Methods", San Francisco Chronicle/SFGate.Com, Sept. 26, 2007


"Supreme Court to Consider Use of Lethal Injection: Decision to Take up Kentucky Case Doesn't Stop Texas from Executing Man", Austin American-Statesman, September 26, 2007


Video: Kentucky Death Penalty Case May Affect California, KCRA5 Sacramento, September 26, 2007


"Too Much Pain In Lethal Injection", Detroit Free Press, September 26, 2007


"Supreme Court to Examine Lethal Injection, Voter Identification", Legal Times, September 26, 2007


"Justices to Rule Whether Method is Cruel, Unusual", Houston Chronicle, September 26, 2007

"Legality of Lethal Injection Sparks Debate", Cincinnati Post, September 26, 2007


"US Supreme Court Reviews Lethal Injection" UK Telegraph, September 26, 2007


"US Court to hear Case Against Lethal Injection", ABC News Australia, September 26, 2007


Video: Lethal Injection Gets Supreme Court Review, NBC Nightly News with Matt Williams, September 25, 2007


"Court to Consider Lethal Injection Case", Associated Press, September 25, 2007


"High Court to Hear Voter ID, Death Penalty Cases", The Chicago Tribune, September 25, 2007


"Lethal Injection to Get Top U.S. Court Review", Bloomberg, September 25, 2007


Audio " Supreme Court Considers Lethal Injection", National Public Radio, September 25, 2007


Updated: September 3, 2009

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