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Arizona inmate doesn't die until two hours after execution begins

Governor Brewer orders investigation, but says death was ‘lawful;’ lawyers said he was ‘gasping and snorting’ for over an hour

July 23, 2014 3:19PM ET Updated 8:00PM ET… 843 more words

News & Politics

Did condemned man die from 'torture'?

John McCain knows torture when he sees it.

The Republican U.S. senator from Arizona was victimized by it as a prisoner of war in Vietnam for more than five years. 397 more words

Say it isn't so ...

So, I got an email on Monday, saying oh… there’s more that Justin Gammill has to share about “natural flavorings,” turns out , so do I. 533 more words


"Killing Experiments": It's Time For A Nationwide Moratorium On The Death Penalty

We still don’t know where the drugs came from.

We know they used midazolam and hydromorphone. We know the combination was experimental. And now we know that instead of working, … 582 more words


'He's just not that into you': Markos Moulitsas boycotting 2015 Netroots conference in Arizona

The 2015 Netroots Nation conference scheduled to be held in Phoenix, Arizona will be minus one of its founders:

Netroots Nation is going to Arizona, Daily Kos is not…

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US Politics

Arizona Governor Fears Government Regulations Could Ruin Bigotry and Hatred

By Andy Borowitz

February 22, 2014

PHOENIX (The Borowitz Report)—Arizona Governor Jan Brewer said today that she was reluctant to sign an anti-gay “religious freedom” bill passed by the Arizona state legislature this week, telling reporters, “I believe that bigotry and hatred should be free of government regulation.”She said that while many Arizona business owners currently enjoy employing hateful practices, “I worry that … … 14 more words


Governors Divided on How to Handle Border Crisis

The nation’s governors appeared united that Washington needs to act to deal with the surge of unaccompanied minors crossing the southern border illegally at a gathering of state chief executives over the weekend, but showed little consensus over what Washington should actually do to mitigate the situation. 901 more words