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With two dozen scheduled executions in limbo, Ohio has sent a forceful letter to Washington asserting that the state can obtain a lethal injection drug from overseas without violating any laws.

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration says the state would be breaking the law if it carried out plans to import lethal injection drugs.

State Searches For New Source Of Execution Drugs

Sep 26, 2013

When the state executed Harry Mitts earlier this week, it used the last of its execution drug.