Friday 23 February 2018

Hanged, but not consulted

Madam -- Albert Pierrepoint (Sunday Independent, May 6, 2012), who hanged hundreds worldwide, recalls "an execution carried out to everybody's satisfaction". Was the victim consulted?

JA Barnwell,

St Patrick's Road, Dublin 9

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