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Mayweather came out next, a black ski mask covering his face, an all black outfit on that looked like a combination of an executioner, a dominatrix and Mortal Kombat character.
Phillips, now 43, has evaded the executioner several times, most recently because of lawsuits challenging Ohio's lethal injection execution method.
Rumors circulated that the French executioners had fired blanks, enabling her to escape.
Early the next morning the executioners slaughtered them all.
Operation Finale is, then, another effort at reclamation, just as Eichmann’s trial meant to rewrite the play so that the victims sat in judgment on their executioners.
An axe was imported from Denmark to carry out the penalty and the brother of one of the victims was chosen as executioner.
Exactly how good an executioner of human CTCs the spaser system will be remains to be seen.
As the executioner approached, the frail priest extended his arm.
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