Utah, Other States Seek Return to Firing Squads for Executions

Utah, Other States Seek Return to Firing Squads for Executions

Legislators in Utah and other states are seeking a return to their capital punishment pasts in light of the possibility that drugs currently being used in lethal injections may become unavailable. The state has a long history of using a firing squad to mete out its ultimate punishment. In 1977, Utah executed Gary Gilmore by firing […]