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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 June 8, 2017

ATTORNEY GENERAL STEVE MARSHALL STATEMENT ON EXECUTION OF ALABAMA DEATH ROW INMATE ROBERT BRYANT MELSON

(MONTGOMERY) – Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall released the following statement Thursday night after the execution of death row inmate Robert Bryant Melson at Holman Correctional Facility in Atmore.

“Robert Melson’s decades-long avoidance of justice is over.  For twenty-three years, the families of the three young people whose lives he took, as well as a survivor, have waited for closure and healing.  That process can finally begin tonight.”

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