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Jan. 6, 1989: Missouri carries out first execution in decades

Jan. 6, 1989: Missouri carries out first execution in decades
On Jan. 6, 1989, Missouri executed George "Tiny" Mercer by lethal injection, the first execution in Missouri in 24 years.

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