Biden stops federal executions of prison inmates restarted under Trump

Joe Biden stops federal executions of prison inmates restarted under Trump



The US government under Joe Biden has ordered a halt on federal executions that were resumed in 2020 under the Trump administration after a 17-year hiatus.


The Trump administration carried out 13 federal executions during the former president's final months in office, before the Trump the last execution occured 17 years ago during the Bush Administration.






However President Joe Biden, who appointed Merrick Garland, the US government's attorney general, has paused the executions while Garland also ordered a review of the rules around the death penaltyLatest Post Follow us on Google newsTwitter and on Facebook
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