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In Utah, firing squad case raises questions, and some shrugs, about death penalty

Jurors who sentenced a man to death have regrets on the eve of his execution by firing squad in Utah. But the “Wild West” style execution is changing few other opinions in the state.

Affidavits by jurors recanting death sentence for Ronnie Lee Gardner

Affidavits from four jurors in the Ronnie Lee Gardner case.

As Utah inmate faces firing squad, jurors from original trial speak out

A juror who sentenced a Utah man to death in 1985 told Need to Know she would have preferred life in prison. The inmate, who faces a firing squad, is seeking a last-minute reprieve.


‘Law & Order’: R.I.P

Crime has dropped in New York since the show began, but the murder rate was always up on one of America’s longest-running shows. Need to Know bids farewell.

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