Clayton Lockett's execution lasted 43 'horribly painful' minutes
In dismissing his family's lawsuit Tuesday, an appeals court called the 43-minute-long botched execution of Clayton Lockett—during which he regained consciousness and thrashed around—an "innocent misadventure," Tulsa World
reports. Lockett, a convicted murderer, was executed in 2014 in Oklahoma. According to Slate , a drug meant...