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Texas executes 500th inmate since 1982, Kimberly McCarthy of Dallas County

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Source: ABC Houston


June 26, 2013


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    gcoleman

    10 months ago

    2248 Comments

    wow didn't know it was that many

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    IowaNinersFan

    10 months ago

    15114 Comments

    Bump, Robo...... Firing squad works too.

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    Robocop33

    10 months ago

    14600 Comments

    The DP needs to be revisited. Appeals should be limited to 1 yr. That is plenty of time to file and review the appeal in State, Federal and even Supreme Court. When final appeal is turned down, immediately they go to be executed, preferably by hanging or the electric chair. Yes it might be cruel but it isn't a cruel as what they did to their victim!

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    darsavmo

    10 months ago

    11344 Comments

    While she probably more than deserved the death penalty, is it really worth the cost to the state and to the taxpayers. I'm told the average execution costs more than $10 million in litigation costs for the endless appeals, compared $40K a year for keeping them locked up. And while you can also say do away with the appeals, look at the recent cases where people on death row have been cleared of their charges. The only people benefiting from the death penalty are the lawyers...

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    Elite1grey

    10 months ago

    1616 Comments

    was there cake and ice cream afterwards to celebrate.

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    IowaNinersFan

    10 months ago

    15114 Comments

    Keep 'em coming!

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