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November 11, 2013 3:18 PM

Porn publisher Larry Flynt wants man who shot him spared from lethal injection

Hustler magazine publisher Larry Flynt is seeking to intervene in a lawsuit filed on behalf of Joseph Paul Franklin and other death row inmates challenging Missouri’s execution protocol and the secrecy that surrounds it. Flynt says he would prefer that Franklin, who confessed to shooting Flynt in 1978, instead spend the rest of his life in prison.

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