death chamber


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Synonyms for death chamber

instrument of execution consisting of a sealed chamber into which poison gas is introduced

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Houston's "Tourniquet Killer" is on his way to the Texas death chamber.
death chamber protocols, troubled prosecutions and difficulties in obtaining lethal injection drugs.
The state is set to execute Ledell Lee at its Cummins Unit in Grady, which houses the state's death chamber sometime after 8:15 p.
The building used to be a death chamber for convicts scheduled to die by electric chair.
Richard Glossip told reporters he was standing in a holding cell a few feet from the Oklahoma state death chamber when he received the news minutes before the scheduled injection.
Implicating Glossip meant Sneed could avoid the death chamber by sending an innocent man to his execution.
Lack of air in the car turned it into a death chamber as both the kids were later found dead due to suffocation.
And, importantly, the law moves necessarily slowly so that the condemned are given every chance to prove their innocence or seek clemency and thus they enter the death chamber very different people from those who committed the deed of which they were convicted many years before.
5th Circuit Court of Appeals, was justified in halting the execution in Texas, which has the most active death chamber in the nation.
As witnesses entered the death chamber in Huntsville, Paredes smiled and mouthed several kisses to four friends watching through a window and repeatedly told them he loved them.
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His lawyers filed an appeal for an emergency stay of execution, after he had been "gasping and snorting for more than an hour" in the death chamber.
With access to prisoners on death row, filmmakers have spoken to young people about living with the threat of the death chamber.
Set in Florida "The Death Chamber Of Commerce" is a complex and fast paced story, revealing how clandestine politics can turn people into lunatic fanatics.