April 29, 2014
Clayton Lockett’s execution was slated to begin at 6:00p.m.
At 6:37 Clayton Lockett was not unconscious and said something is wrong.
Oklahoma Dept. of Corrections closed the blinds on Clayton Lockett at 6:39
Execution stopped at 6:39 after Clayton Lockett started moving and talking.
Clayton Lockett’s execution has been suspended.
The state of Oklahoma has botched the execution of Clayton Lockett. His status is unknown right now.
Execution of Clayton Lockett failed. Execution of Charles Warner stayed by corrections director Robert Patton.
Clayton Lockett died inside the execution chamber at 7:06 pm of a massive heart attack according to DOC officials.
Oklahoma halts execution after botching delivery of new drug combination, postpones 2nd execution
Source: Agencies, April 29, 2014
How is it possible that the people of Oklahoma, and so many others in the United States of America, are so utterly incapable of comprehending that the death penalty, and the gruesome ways they inflict it on human beings, reduces them all to the very same abysmal level of depravity as their worst criminals?