Proposal requires execution privacy

Legislation would make it illegal to reveal the name of an executioner.
Friday, April 6, 2007 | 12:00 a.m. CDT; updated 11:09 p.m. CDT, Saturday, July 19, 2008

JEFFERSON CITY — With the state’s death penalty procedure stalled in court, Missouri’s House has taken a step to protect members of the execution team from the media and the public.