First military execution since 1961 scheduled next month

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  1. CrimsonWhite
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    First since 1961. I believe they still hang people, don't they?

     
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    From your quote ...

     
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    20 years to kill a guy who took mere minutes to kill two. Something is wrong with that.
     
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    The Military has even more layers of protection for that final event then the Civilian courts, but it takes about 20 years in civilian court as well.
     
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    Well, he certainly sounds like someone few of us will miss.
     
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    What the "F&%$*#" execution by injection !!!

    The guy is in the Army. There should be a firing squag for gods sake!!!!
     
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    Nope.

    Execution by firing squad is reserved for people who deserve an honorable soldier's death.

    Hanging is the death that the military traditionally offers capital criminals.
     
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    You are right. Hanging would be better for this criminal.

    I just don't want to see the guy get off easy by using lethal injection.

    There should be some suffering involved. Not just a softly go to sleep.
     
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    Bye bye Private Gray!

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    I was being sarcastic. If I had not read it, I wouldn't have posted it.
     

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