Brandon Bernard executed in the United States
Yesterday evening, Brandon Bernard was executed for committing a brutal crime in 1999, after being imprisoned for more than 20 years, and Brandon Bernard had died at the age of 41, and he was executed by a lethal injection at the Federal Center in Indiana .
And the execution took place after the occurrence of many appeals in the case of Brandon Bernard, which is a brutal murder, which was by lawyer Robert Owens reviewing the case after discovering new evidence that was not previously present. Owens also argued that prosecutors at the trial did not clarify the evidence that established Brandon Bernard was in a low-ranking position in the gang that committed the murder, according to the Indianapolis Star.
Angela Moore also defended the former federal prosecutor involved in the case in an opinion article saying that she believes that Bernard should not be executed, saying that he is still in his youth and that his behavior was good while he was in prison.
“I have always been proud to represent the United States as a federal prosecutor, and I think executing Brandon would be a stain on the nation’s honor,” she wrote in the article
Kim Kardashian West has also been using her platform to support Bernard’s cause. She also participated in the defense of criminal justice for 2018.
She also helped release Alice Mary Johnson. She was sentenced to life in prison on drug charges before President Trump issued the pardon.
In her tweet after Brandon Bernard’s execution, Kardashian West said of him: “He was a reformer person. He was optimistic and positive to the end. Most of all, he is sorry, so I am sorry for the harm and pain he caused to others.”
And the crime for which Brandon Bernard was executed was on June 21, 1999, both Todd and Stacy Bagley were on their way back from the church in Killin and stopped in a small store where they met Brandon Bernard and his friends who had asked the couple to get the car.
The couple were approved, and they were presented with a pistol and ordered to enter the trunk of their car. Brandon Bernard then toured with his group for several hours trying to use the couple’s ATM cards and mortgage a wedding ring
Then the couple was shot in the head. Bernard set the car on fire.
And in his last words prior to his death, Brandon Bernard is referred to the family of the couple he killed, according to the Associated Press. He said, “I’m sorry. These are the only words I can say that fully reflect how I feel now and how I felt that day.”