larry flynt http://kbia.org en 'Hustler' publisher attempts to halt execution of man who shot him http://kbia.org/post/hustler-publisher-attempts-halt-execution-man-who-shot-him <p>Missouri death row inmate Joseph Franklin has an unexpected advocate for the stoppage of his planned execution.</p><p><em>Hustler</em> publisher Larry Flynt and the American Civil Liberties Union of Missouri Foundation filed a motion in federal court to have documentation concerning Franklin’s planned execution unsealed.</p><p>Flynt was paralyzed from the waist down in 1978 after being shot by Franklin in Georgia in retaliation for <em>Hustler</em> containing an interracial photo spread. Franklin is facing execution for committing multiple murders.</p> Wed, 13 Nov 2013 15:05:25 +0000 Daniel Shapiro 43695 at http://kbia.org 'Hustler' publisher attempts to halt execution of man who shot him