Topic: death penalty

Emily Kinni Executions
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Where Death Dies: The Curious Afterlife of Execution Chambers

Over the last three years, photographer Emily Kinni has chronicled former execution sites in post-death-penalty states

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Ruth Snyder
The Backstory

The First Photograph of an Execution by Electric Chair

With Tennessee Senators voting to reinstate the electric chair to execute capital inmates, TIME looks at the first known photograph of this controversial form of capital punishment.

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