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Cash, Killings and Secrets

The State of Missouri paid its “confidential execution staff” in cash-stuffed envelopes, full of $100 bills. Yes, that’s right, according to a recent Buzzfeed investigation, the people in Missouri responsible for actually executing death row inmates were paid, in total, over $250,000 in hard cold currency since 2013, in possible violation of federal tax laws. […]