‚Äč

In What Year Did the First Execution by Lethal Injection Take Place in America?

Answer

The first execution by lethal injection in America took place in the year 1982. This took place in the state of Texas on December 7, 1982, when they first used the method as a form of capital punishment for the execution of Charles Brooks Jr. The total number of executions that have taken place by Lethal injection as at 28th of September 2011, in the USA was 1, 094.
Q&A Related to "In What Year Did the First Execution by Lethal..."
1982 The first execution by lethal injection took place at the state penitentiary in Huntsville, Texas. Charles Brooks, Jr. convicted of murdering an auto mechanic, was executed by
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/In_what_year_did_the_fir...
The actual cost of the drugs is $86.08, but there
http://www.chacha.com/question/what-is-the-overall...
Yes they do. Although it appears unnecessary, in theory the execution could be stayed after the IV was started, but prior to the drugs being administered. The idea is that you wouldn't
http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=200803...
There were 60 in the United States last year. [Last modified December 15, 2006, 01:01:58]
http://www.sptimes.com/2006/12/15/Worldandnation/S...
Explore this Topic
1982 The first execution by lethal injection took place at the state penitentiary in Huntsville, Texas. Charles Brooks, Jr. convicted of murdering an auto mechanic ...
About -  Privacy -  Your Cookie Choices  -  Careers -  About P.G. Wodehouse -  Articles -  Help -  Feedback © 2014 IAC Search & Media