The federal lawsuit filed late Tuesday could delay the August 14 execution of Carey Dean Moore, who was sentenced to death for killing two Omaha cab drivers in 1979. Moore has stopped fighting the state's efforts to execute him, leaving death penalty opponents with few options to keep the process from moving forward.
U.S. District JudgeRichard Kopf denied the company's request to temporarily block state officials from carrying out the execution of Carey Dean Moore, one of the nation's longest-serving death row inmates.
The German group argued that it had protocols in place to prevent its drugs from being obtained by state agencies for executions, and that if Nebraska had purchased the drugmaker's injectable medicines, it had done so improperly.
Kopf says it would "frustrate" the will of the people of Nebraska and Moore to grant the restraining order.
"I will not allow the plaintiff to frustrate the wishes of Mr. Moore and the laws of the state of Nebraska", Kopf said during the hearing.
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Fresenius Kabi argues that it manufactured the state's supply of potassium chloride and possibly the cisatracurium.
Fresenius Kabi said that the state may have illegally obtained the drugs because the company opposes the use of its products in executions. In the short term, they asked for the government to "impound" the drugs in the possession of the state "until such time the merits of this dispute are finally resolved". A German pharmaceutical manufacturer sued the state this week to block prison officials from using its drugs in the lethal injection.
Fresenius Kabi said Nebraska's use of its drugs would damage its reputation and business relationships. State attorneys deny the allegation. One of the four drugs in Nebraska's lethal injection protocol expires on August 31, leaving the state unable to carry out the sentence. The company said it takes no position on capital punishment, which has been abolished in the European Union.
"Medical and pharmaceutical companies universally condemn using these drugs to execute somebody", the plaintiff said in their argument.
The state also said NDCS Director Scott Frakes contacted at least 40 potential suppliers and six other states. The company has all those who buy its drugs sign an agreement that they will not sell them to correctional institutions.
The executives "walked through the lousy ratings... identifying...moments during the show that prompted viewers to stop watching". It is good news for sequels and superheroes, as the Academy announced a brand new category for the Oscars .
Woodland, even with the lowest 36-hole score in 60 years of stroke play at the PGA Championship , still had a long way to go. Woodland was one over par after seven holes before reeling off seven birdies in the next 10 on his way to a superb 64.
Ultimate as an assist trophy, but he's still making the rounds as a playable character in plenty of other fighting games. The Shovel Knight DLC will cost $5, and he's going to close out the roster as the "last planned character addition".
They spent more money than us, so in the Premier League we must get used to teams with players of the same quality that we have. But Pogba fell out of favour during the 2017-18 campaign and this summer he was linked with a move to Barcelona .
More goals , more assists. "What I saw in the last training sessions and Chelsea and Arsenal games is we are still there". The same when we are thinking defensively, I want our strikers to be thinking: "We need to protect the goalkeepers".
For those who purchase the Forsaken DLC, the strike playlist will now offer three tiers of difficulty: 300, 400, and 500 Power. Interestingly, non-owners of Forsaken will only be limited to the now available playlist, which maxes out at Power 200.
A second batch of bans will be re-imposed in November with the aim of curtailing Iran's oil exports and shipping sectors. Abadi on Tuesday said Iraq would reluctantly comply with sanctions against Tehran which took effect the same day.
The Perseids take their name from the constellation Perseus, the constellation from which they are thought to have originated. This time the shower will be especially visible thanks to the August 11 new moon, leaving a dark and hopefully clear sky.
Fantastic from the very first ball". "To get that far in front, it is testament to the partnership between Jonny and Woakes". The chances of India surviving this Test match are dim but for a resolute resistance in the second innings.
Redskins, Jets brawl at first joint practice
Redskins-Jets joint practices are scheduled to run through the 14th, so we'll see what the coaches have to say in the aftermath. The NFL's regular season does not begin for almost a month, but that fact has not prevented competition during training camp.
Montreal unemployment rate inches up in July
The Canadian economy added a net 54,100 jobs in July on a seasonally adjusted basis, Statistics Canada said Friday. Most of the good news was on the Quebec side of the river, which added 500 net jobs in July compared to June.
Newborn boy found inside toilet at Burger King
He was arrested and charged with operating a vehicle while impaired and possession of drug paraphernalia, the newspaper reported. The baby was rescued and taken to the Arena Medical Center where he is recovering, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
EPL: Stylish Manchester City spoil Emery's Arsenal bow
The France global missed most of last season with an injury and Guardiola admitted his return is still a work in progress. Three points earned in a tough fixture when City were never really put under enough pressure to threaten the clean sheet.
Isaiah Thomas doesn't sound over 's--thole' Cleveland
Thomas apologized again, via Instagram, praising his former team and noting his "situation" in Cleveland "just wasn't the best". Isaiah Thomas has yet to take the floor at TD Garden since his trade to the Cleveland Cavaliers during the summer of 2017.
Syria weapons depot blast kills 12 civilians
Syrian opposition activists say an explosion in the country's north has killed at least 18 people and wounded many others. While some have been claimed by Islamic State, most have been the result of infighting between other groups.
U.S. Consumer Prices Rose 0.2% in July
The core CPI reading brought the three-month annualized gain to 2.3 per cent, after rising 1.7 per cent in June. The Labor Department said its producer price index was unchanged in July after rising by 0.3 percent in June.