Pages tagged "nembutal"
The Nembutal shortage - the end of choice?
May 29, 2014
Death-with-dignity [assisted suicide] patients are victims of a global political battle over capital punishment in the U.S., according to the federal Food and Drug Administration, which regulates pharmaceuticals, and the Oregon Health Authority, which oversees application of the state's Death With Dignity Act. Access to pentobarbital, also known as Nembutal, has all but ended in the United States because U.S. prison officials use it in lethal injections for executions.This comes shortly after two botched executions in the USA as reported on by Nic Steenhout: Continue reading
Nitschke, Nembutal and the TGA
Sep 27, 2011
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