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USA (North Carolina): Further Information on Death Penalty: Willie Brown (m), aged 61, black

, Index number: AMR 51/069/2006

Willie Brown was executed by lethal injection at 2am local time on 21 April at the Central Prison in Raleigh, North Carolina. He had been convicted of the murder of Valerie Ann Roberson Dixon in 1983. Brown was reportedly mentally ill and received inadequate legal representation at his trial.

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