“It’s quiet. I keep wondering if I’ll hear the shots. After a long while the media witnesses are brought to our room, with more guards. It is done, he is dead. I didn’t hear anything.” -Trent Nelson
Trent Nelson, whose blog The Click is a must read, just posted a multi-part series about his experiences covering the execution by firing squad of Ronnie Lee Gardner. This execution has been in the news recently, also, because the Utah state Attorney General announced the execution by twitter.
- Covering the Execution of Ronnie Lee Gardner, Part 1
- Part 2
- Part 3
- (can’t find part 4)
- Part 5
- Part 6
BagNews picked up with some brief analysis of one of Trent’s photos, as well.