Free Republic
Browse · Search
News/Activism
Topics · Post Article

Skip to comments.

Executions in U.S. down by 13 in 2000
Washington Times ^ | Tuesday, December 11, 2001 | By Jerry Seper

Posted on 12/10/2001 10:07:07 PM PST by JohnHuang2

Edited on 07/12/2004 3:49:55 PM PDT by Jim Robinson. [history]

Fourteen states executed 85 prisoners in 2000, 13 fewer than in 1999, the Justice Department said yesterday.

The executed prisoners, including 83 men and 2 women, spent an average of 11 years and 5 months on death row, 6 months less than those executed in 1999, according to a report released by the department's Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS).


(Excerpt) Read more at washtimes.com ...


TOPICS: Extended News; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS:
Quote of the Day by Oldeconomybuyer
1 posted on 12/10/2001 10:07:07 PM PST by JohnHuang2
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | View Replies]

To: JohnHuang2
Fourteen states executed 85 prisoners in 2000, 13 fewer than in 1999, the Justice Department said yesterday.

Don't worry. There will be plenty more executions soon: We have one John Walker Lindh and some of his friends coming in from Afghanistan and marching straight to their graves.

2 posted on 12/10/2001 10:45:05 PM PST by Heisenburger
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

Comment #3 Removed by Moderator

Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.

Free Republic
Browse · Search
News/Activism
Topics · Post Article

FreeRepublic, LLC, PO BOX 9771, FRESNO, CA 93794
FreeRepublic.com is powered by software copyright 2000-2008 John Robinson