Tennessee set to execute murderer by electric chair on Thursday

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U.S.—Tennessee plans to execute by electric chair on Thursday a 61-year-old man who has spent more than 36 years on the state's death row.

Tennessee executes convicted murderer by electric chair. A convicted killer who spent more than 36 years on death row in Tennessee was executed by electric chair on Thursday, the second time in five weeks that the state used electrocution to carry out a death sentence.