The Emotional Toll of Witnessing 278 Death Row Executions

For more than a decade, Michelle Lyons’s job at the Texas Department of Criminal Justice required her to witness the state’s executions. “I started thinking about it all in very personal terms after I had a child, and that was my downfall.”

Source: Texas Monthly
Published: Aug 23, 2014
Length: 37 minutes (9,409 words)
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