Smile: The Mystery of the Gun in the Typewriter

In 1995, a loaded gun was found inside an inmate’s modified typewriter on Virginia’s death row. How did it get there?

Smith & Wesson revolver found inside Willie Lloyd Turner’s typewriter, Greensville Correctional Center, Jarratt, Virginia, 1995

This is an excerpt from my latest book, “Closing the Slaughterhouse: The Inside story of Death Penalty Abolition in Virginia,” available worldwide at all online sellers.



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