Death By Day

Daily Dose of Death and Destruction

December 12, 1834

On December 12, 1834, the state of Alabama executed a Native American man for the murder he committed.

Convicted prisoner Poo-sa-la was hanged for his crime.

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September 17, 1897

On September 17, 1897, George Bradely was hanged by the state of Alabama for the crime of murder he was convicted of.

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September 30, 1724

On this 30th day of September in 1724, the fledgling state of South Carolina put three men to death, all for the crime of murder.

Hanged were Peter Dutartre, Christian George and Peter Rombert.

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September 29, 1891

On September 29, 1891, the state of Texas held a two-fer of sorts.

Put to death via the noose, for the capital crimes of robbery and murder, were Jim Leeper and Ed Powell.

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May 6, 2005

Convicted of murdering four people, 43-year-old Earl J. Richmond, Jr., was executed by the state of North Carolina via lethal injection.  He became the 20th inmate to receive the final cocktail.  He was the 964th to pay the ultimate penalty since capital punishment was put back to use in 1976.

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May 6, 2003

Texas doesn’t have the sole monopoly on lethal injection; it only seems that way.  :-0

On May 6, 2003, 49-year-old Carl Isaacs was given lethal injection by the state of Georgia for his murder conviction involving six victims.

Isaacs was the 32nd inmate for the year to be put to death, and the 852nd prisoner to be executed since the re-introduction of capital punishment in 1976.

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May 6, 2003

The state of Texas was busy presenting convicted murderer 47 year-old Roger Vaughn a lethal injection on May 6, 2003, making Vaughn the 31st execution of the 2003 year and the 851st inmate to have the honour of exiting this world through the re-introduced option of the death penalty.

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May 6, 2008

The year 2008 was slow to start.  The first execution was carried out on May 6, 2008, when the state of Georgia executed William Earl Lynd, 53 years old, via lethal injection.

Lynd became the 1,100th prisoner to be put to death since the reintroduction of capital punishment in 1976.

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