Litigation

Georgia Inmate's Lawsuit Claims Execution Drug Expired

ATLANTA - (AP) A federal judge said he would likely rule by Tuesday on a lawsuit from a Georgia death row inmate who claims the state's stockpile of a key lethal injection drug has expired and could cause him to die in excruciating pain. Roy Willard Blankenship's lawsuit raises questions about Georgia's supply. . . . Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.