AP-NE--Nebraska News Digest 1 pm, NE
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LINCOLN — A pharmaceutical company has filed a lawsuit to prevent Nebraska from using lethal injection drugs next week in what would be the state’s first execution in more than two decades. By Grant Schulte. SENT: 635 words.
AROUND THE STATE:
NO CONFIDENCE-POLICE CHIEF — The police chief is still collecting city of Bellevue paychecks even though he hasn’t gone to work in almost 11 months. UPCOMING: 300 words.
PUB PROBLEMS-FORMER PITCHER — Two drunken driving cases could stymie an attempt by former Husker and Major League Baseball pitcher Joba Chamberlain’s plans for a pub in Lincoln.
FALL FROM VEHICLE-DEATH — A Lincoln woman has been imprisoned for causing her aunt’s death by swerving to throw her off a vehicle.
TORNADO DAMAGE — The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado damaged buildings and knocked down trees in York County.
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