Protesters against the death penalty gather near the gates of Florida State Prison before the execution of Juan Carlos Chavez in Starke, Florida February 12, 2014. Chavez, a convicted child-sex ... more 
Protesters against the death penalty gather near the gates of Florida State Prison before the execution of Juan Carlos Chavez in Starke, Florida February 12, 2014. Chavez, a convicted child-sex offender, was scheduled to be executed Wednesday at 6pm for the 1995 rape and murder of nine-year-old Jimmy Ryce. REUTERS/David Manning (UNITED STATES - Tags: CRIME LAW) less 
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Wed, Feb 12, 2014 8:05 PM EST