Obama to seek review of execution

Oklahoma bungling fuels death-penalty doubts, he says

Posted: May 3, 2014 at 2:44 a.m.

President Barack Obama said Friday that the botched execution of an Oklahoma convict this week that left the man gasping and moaning before he died of a heart attack was “deeply troubling” and that he would ask the Justice Department to review the episode.

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