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Death row inmate Lisa Montgomery to die by lethal injection in a US penitentiary, as court vacates order delaying her execution

January 2, 2021

139 ViewsThe only woman on Federal death row has been certified to die by a federal appeals court. Lisa Montgomery is expected to be executed before President-Elect Joe Biden takes office on January 20. The ruling, handed down Friday by a three-judge panel on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, […]

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US executes death row inmate Brandon Bernard after President Trump orders series of executions as he prepares to leave office

December 12, 2020

122 ViewsDeath row inmate Brandon Bernard has been executed in Indiana after last-minute clemency pleas were rejected by the US Supreme Court. Bernard, 40, was convicted of murder in 1999 when he was a teenager and is the youngest offender to be executed by the US government in nearly 70 years. He was 18 when […]

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