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** FILE ** In this Dec. 13, 2011, file photo released by the Missouri Department of Corrections is death-row inmate Herbert Smulls who is scheduled to die by injection one minute after midnight Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, for killing St. Louis County jeweler Stephen Honickman in 1991. Attorneys for Smulls are pressing on with concerns about Missouri's execution drug, even as the state prepares for its third execution since November. (AP Photo/Missouri Department of Corrections)

** FILE ** In this Dec. 13, 2011, file photo released by the Missouri Department of Corrections is death-row inmate Herbert Smulls who is scheduled to die by injection one minute after midnight Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, for killing St. Louis County jeweler Stephen Honickman in 1991. Attorneys for Smulls are pressing on with concerns about Missouri's execution drug, even as the state prepares for its third execution since November. (AP Photo/Missouri Department of Corrections)

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