1942: Four Jews from Bedzin and Sosnowiec 1950: Eugene LaMoore, the last hanged in Alaska

Themed Set: Alaska

April 14th, 2013 Headsman

(cc) image from blmiers2.

Vast and sparsely-populated Alaska doesn’t have many executions in its history and hasn’t had the death penalty on the books since 1957.

True to its weird reputation, though, the few in its register include some offbeat selections — like our next two days’.

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