Baze-D and Confused: What's the Deal with Lethal Injection?

University of Pennsylvania Law Review PENNumbra, January 2008

33 Pages Posted: 2 Jan 2008 Last revised: 29 Sep 2008

Alison J. Nathan

Fordham University School of Law

Douglas A. Berman

Ohio State University (OSU) - Michael E. Moritz College of Law

Abstract

Professors Berman and Nathan debate the legal, political, and practical context in which the Supreme Court will decide Baze v. Rees, a constitutional challenge to Kentucky's three-drug lethal injection protocol.

Keywords: death penalty, Baze, lethal injection, execution, Supreme Court

Suggested Citation

Nathan, Alison J. and Berman, Douglas A., Baze-D and Confused: What's the Deal with Lethal Injection?. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1079826

Alison J. Nathan (Contact Author)

Fordham University School of Law ( email )

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Douglas A. Berman

Ohio State University (OSU) - Michael E. Moritz College of Law ( email )

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United States
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