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The death penalty is legal in 31 US states, and an average of 47 inmates are executed every year.
All of the prisoners executed are customarily allowed to pick their last meal before being executed, and Henry Hargreaves has recreated every single one from this year.
The series, A Year of Killing, offers an insightful look into the last moments of prisoners who've probably served decades on death row. Here are some photos from his amazing series:
Picture: Henry Hargreaves
Find more of Henry's awesome work at his website.
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