15 January 2021

US executes mentally-ill man despite COVID-19 infection, 12th under Trump

presstv.com

Corey Johnson was put to death in the US Justice Department’s execution chamber at its prison in Terre Haute, Indiana on Thursday.The US government has executed a mentally-disabled man convicted of murder in 1992 after the Supreme Court rejected a plea to allow him to recover from coronavirus infection.Corey Johnson was put to death in the US Justice Department’s execution chamber at its prison in Terre Haute, Indiana on Thursday. He became the 12 th inmate executed since the Donald Trump [...]