Capital punishment in Liechtenstein

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Capital punishment has been completely abolished in Liechtenstein. The last execution occurred in the year 1785.[1] For treason, the death penalty was abolished in 1989, while the penalty was abolished in 1987 for murder.[2]


  1. ^ "Capital Punishment Worldwide". Encarta. Archived from the original on 2009-10-31. Retrieved 2008-06-04. 
  2. ^ "Today in Capital Punishment History". NCAPD. Retrieved 2008-06-04.