SD, other states seek review of execution drug
PIERRE (AP) -- South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley has joined colleagues in 14 other states in asking U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to review federal policy on a drug used in carrying out death sentences.
The letter sent by the attorneys general says recent federal policy could impair the ability of the states to use lethal injection.
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