Post Tagged with: "execution"

July 11, 2011 05:09

Texas Executes Convicted Killer Despite Plea from Obama

Leal, who was born in Mexico and brought to the United States when he was two years old was convicted of raping a 16-year-old girl in San Antonio and then strangling and bludgeoning her to death in 1994.

June 18, 2010 06:05

Four bullet holes in an execution chamber: How double killer met his end at hands of a firing squad (after watching Lord of the Rings trilogy)

Convicted killer Ronnie Gardner spent the hours before he faced the firing squad watching the Lord of the Rings trilogy, Utah prison officials revealed.