Entries tagged 'execution'

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Guernsey’s last execution didn’t go according to planWhen John Tapner was hanged, he became the last man executed on Guernsey. It was a messy execution that took 12 minutes and attracted a large crowd of spectators. Victor Hugo campaigned against it.



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