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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electric_chair

Execution by electrocution, performed using an electric chair, is a method of execution ... Although the electric chair has long been a symbol of the death penalty in the United States, its use is in decline due to the rise of lethal injection, which is ...

deathpenaltyinfo.org/descriptions-execution-methods

Electrocution. Seeking a more humane method of execution than hanging, New York built the first electric chair in 1888 and executed William Kemmler in 1890.

deathpenaltyinfo.org/methods-execution

Electrocution, 158, 9 states (all have lethal injection as primary method). [ Alabama],[Arkansas], Florida, Kentucky, [Mississippi], [Oklahoma], [South Carolina], ...

www.nashvilletnlaw.com/blog/the-last-electric-chair-execution

Jun 23, 2014 ... I am not opposed to the death penalty in all cases. However, having actually seen Tennessee's last electrocution on September, 12 2007, ...

deathpenaltycurriculum.org/student/c/about/methods/electrocution.htm

Electrocution. Seeking a more humane method of execution than hanging, New York built the first electric chair in 1888 and executed William Kemmler in 1890.

www.theregister.co.uk/2006/10/20/the_odd_body_electrocution

Oct 20, 2006 ... Although death is supposedly instantaneous, some prisoners have been ... chair that has malfunctioned part way through the electrocution and ...

www.washingtonexaminer.com/the-shocking-truth-about-the-electric-chair/article/2587000

Mar 29, 2016 ... Just nine of them, according to the nonprofit Death Penalty Information Center, were killed by electrocution. But that number may soon rise.

www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/firing-squad-gas-chamber-how-long-executions-take-n329371

Mar 25, 2015 ... The last electrocution was in Virginia in 2013 when Robert Gleason Jr. was pronounced dead after two ... Image: Death penalty gas chamber.

www.clarkprosecutor.org/html/death/methods.htm

(b) The death penalty shall be inflicted before the hour of sunrise on a date fixed by the ... Oklahoma - Authorizes electrocution if lethal injection is held to be ...

www.washingtonpost.com/news/post-nation/wp/2015/10/23/florida-inmate-asks-to-be-executed-by-electric-chair-rather-than-lethal-injection

Oct 23, 2015 ... Florida, one of the country's most active death-penalty states, has not ... The last inmate Florida executed by electrocution was Allen Davis, who ...