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Death Penalty / McVeigh / Feguer Execution #196917

ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 10, 2001
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The call from groups opposed to the death penalty for a moratorium on federal executions reported; details given of the scheduled execution of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, bomber Timothy McVeigh.

(Fort Madison, Iowa: Dean Reynolds) The 1963 execution of Victor Feguer, the last man put to death by the federal government, reviewed. [Iowa state penitentiary Ron WELDER - shows Feguer's death certificate and other documents.] [Execution witness John ELY - recalls what happened during the hanging.]

Jennings, Peter;
Reynolds, Dean

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