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Chadwick Banks Executed By Lethal Injection For Double-Murder

Chadwick Banks became the 20th person executed under Gov. Rick Scott on Thursday. The 43-year-old was put to death after being convicted in the 1992 slaying of his wife, Cassandra Banks, as well as the rape and murder of his 10-year-old stepdaughter, Melody Cooper. Eighty-nine people have been put to death in Florida since executions resumed in the state in 1979.

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Feb. 20, 2013: Morning News In 90

Santa Fe College is partnering with UF to offer a new engineering program The Pentagon is warning Congress about possible mass layoffs if planned budget cuts take place in March Georgia man on death row was given a temporary stay of execution on grounds of mental illness South African Olympic runner …

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Killer executed

After he spent nearly 25 years on death row, the State of Florida has executed a former police officer who murdered nine people in 1986.  Investigtors at the time said it was during a three month crime spree, and that most of the victims of Manuel Pardo were involved with …

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