Drug Maker Sues To Stop Nebraska Execution
German health care company Fresenius Kabi has filed a lawsuit to block an execution in Nebraska.
The company says the US state illegally procured various drugs for use in the planned lethal injection.
CNN says the suit was filed against the state of Nebraska and Department of Correctional Services director on Tuesday.
The suit is related to the scheduled execution of Carey Dean Moore on August 14.
The two drugs, cisatracurium, a muscle relaxer, and potassium chloride, which stops the heart.