Utah firing squad executes convicted ...

Utah firing squad executes convicted killer (4:53 a.m.)

There are 4 comments on the Las Cruces Sun-News story from Jun 18, 2010, titled Utah firing squad executes convicted killer (4:53 a.m.). In it, Las Cruces Sun-News reports that:

Death row inmate Ronnie Lee Gardner died in a barrage of bullets early Friday as Utah carried out its first firing squad execution in 14 years.

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hunkie boy

Los Angeles, CA

#1 Jun 18, 2010
aDMIRE UTAH AND ARIZONA TWO STATES WITH COURAGE. loberal california is pathetic, if jerry brown gets elected he is so liberal he will invite willie horton to the inaugaration.
a voter

Las Cruces, NM

#2 Jun 18, 2010
Barbaric? As opposed to what he did?
Execution

Las Cruces, NM

#3 Jun 18, 2010
Seems bad, but it is really justice for the victim/victims.
I used to be anti death penalty, but then I saw a show about a brother and sister killed in their business. Their Mother was distraught as she described their final moments together, being executed by a cold blooded killer. I was horrified at the description.
We have laws for a reason. People get so mad at the thought of "Civil Rights" violations based on race, gender, etc, but are willing to give clemency after a killer has taken away a person's ultimate "civil right," the right to live and breathe!
fire it up

Rio Rancho, NM

#4 Jun 18, 2010
He had some cojones on him, I'll give him that.
Seems like he had a really bad life, this guy never had a chance........ not an excuse just making a point of it, if parents provide a descent life for their young then they are less likely to turn out like this fellow.

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