Utah Mother Pleads Guilty for the Murder of Six Newborns

Utah Mother Pleads Guilty for the Murder of Six Newborns

Megan Huntsman, a 39-year-old Utah mother addicted to methamphetamines is pleading guilty for murdering six of her newborn babies over ten years. She stored the infant bodies in cardboard boxes in her garage over the past decade. Huntsman told authorities that she already has three children, and with her drug abuse she was too overwhelmed […]

Utah, Other States Seek Return to Firing Squads for Executions

Utah, Other States Seek Return to Firing Squads for Executions

Legislators in Utah and other states are seeking a return to their┬ácapital punishment pasts in light of the possibility that drugs currently being used in lethal injections may become unavailable. The state has a long history of using a firing squad to mete out its ultimate punishment. In 1977, Utah executed Gary Gilmore by firing […]