Tag Archives: Commissioner of the Kentucky Department of Corrections

On This Date in Legal History

In Baze v. Rees two death row inmates challenged the lethal injection protocol used in Kentucky death penalty cases. Solicitor General Donald Verrilli argued that the “procedures pose a danger of cruelly inhumane executions.” On April 16, 2008, the United States Supreme … Continue reading

Posted in Civics, Constitutional Law, History, History/Social Studies Common Core Curriculum, On This Date, United States Supreme Court | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment