Wyoming is one of 32 states that still authorize the death penalty. Here lethal injection is used and if that's not available, the gas chamber is the next option.
Recently, our State Senator for Sheridan County, Bruce Burns, introduced legislation to use a firing squad to execute condemned criminals prompting this week's Bank of Sheridan/Sheridan Media poll question: “Should Wyoming do away with the death penalty?”
To cast your vote, log on to sheridanmedia.com, click on the poll question banner on the home page and feel free to leave appropriate comments. Then be sure to tune in to the Public Pulse show Friday morning, at 9:10 on News Talk 930, KROE, to hear the results and discussion on the Jackson Electric Open Line.