Alan Eugene Miller: Alabama halts execution at last minute of inmate who disputed method after determining it could not be completed by midnight deadline, officials say

Alan Eugene Miller was set to be executed by lethal injection after a U.S. Supreme Court ruling earlier Thursday overturned a lower court injunction in a long-running dispute over whether Miller would die by this method or by nitrogen hypoxia, an untested and unproven method. Alabama officials had said they weren’t ready for the job. … Read more