Ashton: EU opposed to Ferguson execution

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John Ferguson executed in the state of Florida


EU High Representative Catherine Ashton expressed her regret for John Ferguson execution in the US State of Florida on August 5.

John Ferguson convicted of murdering eight people in Miami-Dade County and a rape in the late 1970s and he was executed Monday night at the Florida State Prison, despite his lawyers' claim that he suffered from schizophrenia. Ferguson was in jail for more than three decades.

Today Ashton stated, “it was with deep regret that I learnt that Mr John Ferguson was e...


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