Why do they sterilize the needle for lethal injections?

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Why do they sterelize needles for lethal injections?

Believe it or not it is a federal law that all injections lethal or not be santitized but here's one more juicy tid bit the state when executing a prisoner has 3 tries to execute you say for exampl... Read More »

Why are syringes sterilised before giving lethal injections?

To wash off the blood from the junkie who used the needle in the back alley where they found it.

I know its an old to some,but why do they use a sterile needle on a lethal injection?

The prisoner still has civil rights. He/She must be treated just as any of us are in a medical situation.

I used a needle to pick out an ingrown armpit hair that wasn't sterilized well?

It could. Make sure you keep the affected area clean now. Hydrogen peroxide and a cotton ball works wonders. Inexpensive too!