Fun Fact: The Man Who Abolished the Death Penalty in Wisconsin

Fun facts about Wisconsin

Wisconsin Governor Leonard J. Farwell abolished the death penalty after the state’s only execution went horribly wrong. A man was hanged for killing his wife. But something didn’t go right and onlookers watched him suffer for over half an hour. This law still stands today.

Published by Adam (Neko Random)

Nerdy guy who loves video games, movies, history, tv, and trivia.

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