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Alabama halts execution because of time, IV access concerns

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Officials in Alabama have halted the lethal injection execution of a prisoner on death row because they couldn't find a vein before the midnight deadline.Alan Miller, 57, was convicted of killing three men in a workplace shooting rampage in 1999 near Birmingham, Alabama. He opted for nitrogen hypoxia instead of lethal injection due to a fear of needles. The technique is legally available to him, but has never been used in the United States.
Alabama halts execution because of time, IV access concerns
9 days ago·Montgomery, United States

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Alabama halts execution because of time, IV access concerns

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