I have to agree with the esteemed emeritus scholar and gentleman, 4th ID Vet. There be a few people on death row who are innocent. It's true.
The EU (I hates em) has stopped selling lethal injection drugs to us. They done put in an embargo.
Now my US home is in Texas. As Ron White one said.."my state put in an express lane to the gas chamber".
So states seek older, more traditional ways. They say the old ways are best.
If thats true I say get some horses and draw and quarter them.
Now I don't much like the electric chair..they can screw that up in a heartbeat. Fry that guy till it stinks up the entire room.
You ever smell burning human flesh? It's a smell that sticks with you. It gets in your clothes and up your nose. You can never forget it.
Hanging..you need to tie that knot just right and put in the correct angle of the dangle and insure you have the correct drop to snap a neck.
Firing squad however, is idiot proof!
Oh and there is this..Quote of the day from TN republican rep Dennis Powers (about bringing back the electric chair) that made me laugh and smile.
"Its not our job to judge. That's God's job to judge. It is our job to arrange the meeting."