Firing Squad

Blood Atonement in Utah

Gates Cambridge Scholars | Posted 24.06.2016 | UK
Gates Cambridge Scholars

*Callie Vandewiele [2014] is doing a PhD in Latin American Studies and was born in Utah. Picture: "Execution of John D. Lee" by J.P. Dunn, Massacres o...

US State Plans To Reinstate 'Wild West-Style' Executions

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 11.03.2015 | UK

Utah's state government has voted to resume firing squad executions while the state struggles with a nationwide shortage of lethal injection drug pent...

Firing Squad for Grandma

Felicity Gerry | Posted 07.03.2015 | UK
Felicity Gerry

A British grandmother who was coerced into trafficking drugs into Bali and cooperated with the authorities remains on death row in Bali as the British Government refuse to fund her defence.

Saudi Arabia May Abolish Beheadings Due To Shortage Of Swordsmen – In Favour Of Firing Squads

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.03.2013 | UK

Saudi Arabia is reportedly considering abolishing beheadings – because of a shortage of swordsmen. Egyptian website Al-Ahram quotes daily newspa...

Two Britons Face Death Sentence In Indonesia

PA | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK

Lindsay Sandiford is the second British citizen to be sentenced to death for drug offences in Indonesia in recent months, according to human rights ca...

Jessica Elgot

Indonesia's Drug Executions | Jessica Elgot | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK

The death sentence upon British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford for drug trafficking in Indonesia has sent shockwaves through the international human ri...