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USA (Texas): Death Penalty: Betty Lou Beets

, Index number: AMR 51/019/2000

Betty Lou Beets is scheduled to be executed in Texas on 24 February 2000. She was sentenced to death in 1985 for the murder of her husband after a trial in which crucial mitigating evidence was never presented to the jury, including her traumatic history of severe physical and sexual abuse from an early age.

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