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How Lethal Injection Works

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By Kevin Bonsor

For thousands of years, many governments have punished people convicted of certain crimes by putting them to death, using various means to accomplish this. The death penalty is considered by many to be the ultimate form of punishment for those who have committed society’s most heinous crimes, including rape and murder. As times have changed, so have the methods of execution. Continue reading