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FILE - In this July 23, 2014, file photo, a fence surrounds the state prison in Florence, Ariz., where the execution of Joseph Rudolph Wood took place. A trial is scheduled to begin Tuesday, July 25, 2017, in which news organizations are seeking the source of lethal drugs used in Arizona's executions and the qualifications of those carrying out the death penalty. The lawsuit by The Associated Press and other news organizations was filed after the 2014 death of condemned prisoner Joseph Rudulph Wood, who was given 15 doses of a two-drug combination before he died. (AP Photo/File)

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FILE - In this July 23, 2014, file photo, Arizona Republic justice reporter Michael Kiefer describes what he saw as a witness to the execution of Joseph Rudolph Wood, at the state prison in Florence, Ariz. One of two lawsuits against the state of Arizona over the secrecy around executions will get its day in court on Friday, Oct. 28, 2016, as attorneys present oral arguments. The lawsuit was filed by a coalition of news organizations including The Associated Press after the July 2014 execution of Wood, who died nearly two hours after he was injected with a two-drug combination. (AP Photo, File)