A 1997 picture of death row prisoner Daniel Lewis Lee. Photo: APA 1997 picture of death row prisoner Daniel Lewis Lee. Photo: AP
A 1997 picture of death row prisoner Daniel Lewis Lee. Photo: AP

Daniel Lewis Lee put to death in first US federal execution in 17 years

  • Lee, who killed an Arkansas family in 1996, died by lethal injection at the federal prison in Terre Haute
  • His execution went off after a series of legal volleys that ended when the Supreme Court stepped in and allowed it to move forward

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A 1997 picture of death row prisoner Daniel Lewis Lee. Photo: APA 1997 picture of death row prisoner Daniel Lewis Lee. Photo: AP
A 1997 picture of death row prisoner Daniel Lewis Lee. Photo: AP
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