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Gardner 'chose' firing squad execution


Ronnie Lee Gardner, a convicted murderer in Utah in the United States, has been executed by firing squad.

It is the first time the method has been used to execute a prisoner in the US for at least fourteen years.

His lawyer Andrew Parnes explains why he chose to die in this way.

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