State opposes lawsuit to prevent execution of Alabama inmate | dad

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AFP) – The state has asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit brought by an Alabama inmate trying to stop a lethal injection later this month by arguing that officials lost paperwork that he chose an alternative execution method.

In the lawsuit brought by Alan Eugene Miller, who was convicted of killing three men in a 1999 workplace shooting, Attorney General Steve Marshall argued a claim a judge could use to prevent the scheduled September 22 execution. Wednesday.

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