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US Justice department announces first federal executions since 2003

07 July, 2019 8:45 am 8:45 am

WASHINGTON DC (Web Desk) – The US federal government is to resume executing death-row inmates after a 16-year hiatus, the justice department has announced. Attorney General William Barr said in a statement he had directed the Bureau of Prisons (BOP) to schedule the executions of five inmates. Mr Barr said the five had been convicted … Read More