Category Archives: Death Penalty

Lethal Injection vs Firing Squad

Truthloader – Since 1976, when the death penalty was reinstated in the United States, five methods of execution have been used to kill death row inmates: lethal injection, electrocution, gas chamber, hanging and firing squad. Nowadays, the US’ primary method of … Continue reading

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Texas Temporarily Halts Execution of Kimberly McCarthy

The Raw Story– “The execution of a 51-year-old black woman in Texas has been temporarily stayed to allow lawmakers time to debate legislation on how juries are selected in the US state, officials said. Kimberly McCarthy had been scheduled to … Continue reading

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