Saturday, 12 January 2008

Training for Florida new execution team

The training of Florida new execution team after the Angel Diaz botch was arranged in Terre Haute, Indiana by the federal execution team and Florida was attending there April 17, 2007 at 9.30 for training

together with staff from other DP states.

Prior Terre Haute warden Harley Lappin was appointed to Florida Lethal Injection Commission
here ( AP news ) :

"Florida Attorney General Bill McCollum today named the federal Bureau of Prisons' director as one of his three appointees to a panel that will study the state's lethal injection procedure after a botched execution last month.

Harley Lappin oversees 114 federal prison facilities that house more than 193,000 inmates.

He was warden at the U.S. Penitentiary in Terre Haute, Ind., when Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh was executed there by lethal injection in 2001. McVeigh had set off an explosion at a federal building that killed 168 people in 1995.

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