Nitrogen hypoxia is the gaseous canister version of a knee on the neck. US states that plan to use it must be stopped.
Joel Zivot is a practicing physician in anesthesiology and intensive care medicine at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. Zivot is a recognized expe... rt against the use of lethal injection and the tools of medicine for use in the death penalty.
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