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TODAY   |  November 20, 2013

White supremacist who killed up to 20 executed

Joseph Paul Franklin, 63, was executed in Missouri after the Supreme Court refused to intervene. The white supremacist targeted blacks and Jews in a cross-country spree, claiming as many as 20 lives.

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>> joseph paul franklin was put to death in missouri this morning after the supreme court refused to intervene. he was executed for a 1977 sniper murder outside a suburban synagogue. he targeted blacks and jews in a cross country spree that claimed as many as 20 lives. franklin admitted shooting