Lethal injection: The medical technology of execution: An update, September 1999

By Amnesty International, , Index number: ACT 50/008/1999

This paper gives information on developments in the application of the death penalty by lethal injection to September 1999. It looks at the current situation regarding this form of execution in the USA, China, Guatemala, the Philippines and Taiwan. It also examines the response of professional associations, particularly the medical profession, to this issue.

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