12.10.2009

Liaoning switches to lethal injection

After Henan province, Taiyuan, and Chengdu, Liaoning province has completely switched to legal injection too. The decision, which was announced earlier this year, was made on December 2 by Liaoning higher people's court.

At the moment execution by lethal injection is practiced also in Kunming, Changsha, Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Nanjing, Chonqing, Hangzhou, Shenyang, Pingxianshan, Zhaizuo, Wuhai, Heilongjiang province and Urumqi.

Click here for an interesting (and old) interview about the execution procedure.