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Trial by Fire - Did Texas execute an innocent man?

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The fire moved quickly through the house, a one-story wood-frame structure in a working-class neighborhood of Corsicana, in northeast Texas. Flames spread along the walls, bursting through doorways, blistering paint and tiles and furniture. Smoke pressed against the ceiling, then banked downward, seeping into each room and through crevices in the windows, staining the morning sky.
Buffie Barbee, who was eleven years old and lived two houses down, was playing in her back yard when she smelled the smoke. She ran inside and told her mother, Diane, and they hurried up the street; that’s when they saw the smoldering house and Cameron Todd Willingham standing on the front porch, wearing only a pair of jeans, his chest blackened with soot, his hair and eyelids singed. He was screaming, “My babies are burning up!” His children—Karmon and Kameron, who were one-year-old twin girls, and two-year-old Amber—were trapped inside.
Willingham told the Barbees to call the Fire Department, and while Dia…

Iran: Inmate Hanged in Public in Bandar Abbas

Public execution in Bandar Abbas, Iran on Sept. 1, 2015
Public execution in Bandar Abbas, Iran on Sept. 1, 2015
One prisoner on death row allegedly charged with kidnapping, armed robbery and rape was executed in public in the city of Bandar Abbas.

Iran Human Rights, Tuesday September 1 2015: One prisoner on death row who was allegedly charged with kidnapping, armed robbery and rape was executed in public in the city of Bandar Abbas. 

According to the Press Department of Hormozgan's Judiciary, the prisoner's initials are "A.Gh."

The report mentions the prisoner's brothers, identified as "V.Gh." and "A.Gh.", for allegedly assisting in the crime, but did not mention whether they are on death row.

Source: Iran Human Rights, Sept. 1, 2015

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