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Alabama inmate Nathaniel Woods executed

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Says Alabama inmate Nathaniel woods executed for two thousand and four police murders once co defendant who has confessed to being the trigger man and did not eyes would with even a part of the killing of the police officers he was executed on last night in Alabama what do you think about the legal system there in Alabama Alabama inmate Nathaniel woods was put to death on Thursday night three hours after his scheduled execution was initially check this out delayed with the U. S. Supreme Court stepped in for a last minute review of his case but the High Court ultimately declined to intervene and Alabama governor Ivey also said she would not it be they secure shared feeling would spate what's was forty three was convicted for his role in the fatal shootings of three Birmingham police officers in two thousand and four he was pronounced dead last night at nine OO one PM by lethal injection at the Alabama department of corrections said he had no last words what appear to arrange his hands in a sign of his Islamic faith according to the Associated Press in the days leading up to the execution what's family and prop prominent activists rallied on his behalf collecting signatures in hope of swaying of the governor to grant him clemency renewed questions surrounding his trial accusations that his case was mishandled and scrutiny over how Alabama's criminal criminal laws treat black defendants raise a lot of concerns from his family members from different celebrities who have joined in as well also in this in the venue with case even his co defendant Terry Spencer who has confessed to being the trigger man and denies that woods was even involved he asked for the execution to be stopped the value worth is one hundred percent innocent this is what his co defendant Spencer said who also remains on death row he wrote in an open letter he says I know that to be a fact because I'm the person that shot and killed all three of the officers that Nathaniel was subsequently charged and convicted of murdering Nathaniel woods doesn't even deserve to be incarcerated much less executed but in a statement on Thursday evening after the Supreme Court temporarily halted the execution the governors said she would not stop the execution she said this is not a decision that I take lightly but I firmly believe in the rule of the law and that justice must be

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