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Executed man's family sues over use of experimental drugs

The family of an Ohio convicted murderer plans to sue because he visibly suffered as executioners used an experimental drug cocktail to put him death.

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As It Happens Wednesday, Dec 24, 2014 - The Shepard, Frederick Forsyth, Bob Campbell, Mosquito documentary Dec 24, 2014 | 1:19:19Strap on your goggles, grab your nog, and get set for our annual broadcast of "Fireside Al" Maitland reading Frederick Forsyth's "The Shepherd"
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As It Happens Wednesday, December 24, 2014 - The Shepard, Frederick Forsyth, Bob Campbell, Mosquito documentary Dec 24, 2014 | 1:19:20Strap on your goggles, grab your nog, and get set for our annual broadcast of "Fireside Al" Maitland reading Frederick Forsyth's "The Shepherd"
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As It Happens Iroquois Falls Closes, NY Police Killings, Warbler Study, Parrot Headline, Joe Cocker Obit, As it Happened Repeat - "Parenthood" Dec 22, 2014 | 1:01:54The end of the run of the mill. For a hundred years, the paper mill in Iroquois Falls, Ontario, has been the biggest industry in town -- and today, three days before Christmas, it's shutting down forever.

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