The Electric Chair
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Metzer, Th. Blood and Volts: Edison, Tesla, & the Electric Chair. 1996. Autonomedia. Brooklyn, New York.
White, David. "House Oks Using Lethal Injection in Executions." February 14, 2001. The Birmingham News.
"Retiring Yellow Mama: Lethal Injection Bill Should Trigger Death Penalty Study." February 18, 2001. The Birmingham News.
Several WWW sources were used:
Death Penalty News & Updates- http://www.smu.edu/~deathpen/
Death Penalty on Trial- http://www.courttv.com/news/death_penalty/
Interactive Map of Methods of Execution by State