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Missouri Supreme Court declines to set execution dates

Tuesday, August 14, 2012 | 2:20 p.m. CDT; updated 3:26 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, August 14, 2012

ST. LOUIS — The Missouri Supreme Court has declined to set execution dates for six condemned killers, saying doing so is "premature" until the courts decide if Missouri's new execution method passes constitutional muster.

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