Enid News and Eagle
ENID, Okla. —
Job well done, state of Ohio.
“The family is deeply disturbed by the execution, which it believes violated (Dennis McGuire’s) constitutional rights” (Enid News & Eagle, P.A7, Jan. 17, 2014; “Killer’s execution takes almost 25 minutes”).
Almost 25 years ago, he raped and then fatally stabbed to death a pregnant newlywed, Joy Stewart.
One minute of sedated discomfort for each year that he outlived his victims does not a violation make.