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AG Jackley: SD won’t hand over execution drug to FDA

April 17, 2012 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) Attorney General Marty Jackley says South Dakota will work with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to alleviate concerns over the state’s batch of a lethal injection drug but has no plans to turn over the drug. Continue Reading

SD Supreme Court denies inmate request for quick execution

April 12, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Eric Robert and another inmate pleaded guilty to killing guard Ronald Johnson during a failed attempt to escape last April from the South Dakota State Penitentiary. Continue Reading