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The abandoned gas chamber, above, remains at the former Missouri State Penitentiary.

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Missouri’s ‘execution protocol’ at heart of latest dispute

Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster has asked the state Supreme Court to set aside its own order from last August, and set execution dates for two death row inmates. The proposed use of Propofol in executions has been challenged in a lawsuit, with Koster’s office defending the state’s position.


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