Does Nevada allow for capital punishment?Yes

Present status of the state’s capital punishment laws? Executions on hold due to lethal injection challenge in courts. State Supreme Court stayed Oct. 15 execution of William Castillo to review lethal injection status.

How many executions have taken place?73

How many executions are scheduled for 2011?None

How many inmates are on Death Row?80

Is life without parole an available alternative?Yes

What methods of execution are available?Lethal injection

If lethal injection is used, what drug or drug combination is used in the state? 3-drug protocol