The deadliest president in US history forces the executioner to overtime

International

Never so many federal executions. That of Lisa M. Montgomery, the only woman on death row, was scheduled for January 12, but a judge suspended her to assess her mental abilities

Since outgoing President Donald Trump signed the resumption of federal executions, for the first time in US history there have been more legalized killings by the federal government than in all states of the Union combined. In the second half of 2020 alone, 10 convicts have already been executed, 3 of whom were sent to the gallows after Biden’s election. “Trump’s administration policy on the death penalty is historically aberrant,” said Robert Dunham, executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center. The fact that a number occurs …

Leave a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.