January 16, 2021

Dawson County Journal

Serving Dawson County Nebraska

US carries out its 1st execution of female inmate since 1953

US carries out its 1st execution of female inmate since 1953

A Kansas woman was executed Wednesday for strangling an expectant mother in Missouri and cutting the baby from her womb, the first time in nearly seven decades that the U.S. government has put to death a female inmate.US carries out its 1st execution of female inmate since 1953