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Oklahoma to resume executions now that is has 'reliable supply' of lethal injection drugs

(CNN)Oklahoma state officials announced Thursday that the state will resume executions by lethal injection, having found a "reliable supply."The state hasn't executed a death row inmate since January 2015, when Charles Warner was put to death by lethal injection. Another inmate, Richard Glossip, was scheduled to be executed in September of that year but then-Gov. Mary Fallin called for it to be postponed.A ban on executions was put in place several days later as the state investigated whether the wrong drug was mistakenly used and a grand jury reviewed the execution protocol.The state will now use a revised version of the protocol that includes recommendations from the 2016 multicounty grand jury. "I believe that capital punishment is appr ...
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