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Old 20 January 2014, 08:53 AM
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Originally Posted by E. Q. Taft View Post
At least, I would think one could kill pretty reliably with a massive dose of morphine
I believe the recent Ohio execution used a derivative of morphine.

Originally Posted by E. Q. Taft View Post
The Ohio attorney general argued that the condemned are "not entitled to a pain-free execution," and I am sure many advocates of capital punishment would agree.
I'm not an advocate of capital punishment and I don't think the law entitles the condemned to a pain-free execution either. I haven't heard of a method that guarantees no pain at all, and since the death penalty is legal that means some pain is legal too.

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